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Quoting Gene Roddenberry

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2021 marks the centennial birthday of legendary writer and Star Trek creator Gene Roddenberry - and interestingly enough - this television icon who passed away over 30 years ago still has an enormous amount to say! Listen now as various celebrities and notables along with hosts Trent Vanegas and Rachel True digest and discuss quotes from Gene Roddenberry.

2021 marks the centennial birthday of legendary writer and Star Trek creator Gene Roddenberry - and interestingly enough - this television icon who passed away over 30 years ago still has an enormous amount to say! Listen now as various celebrities and notables along with hosts Trent Vanegas and Rachel True digest and discuss quotes from Gene Roddenberry.

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2021 marks the centennial birthday of legendary writer and Star Trek creator Gene Roddenberry - and interestingly enough - this television icon who passed away over 30 years ago still has an enormous amount to say! Listen now as various celebrities and notables along with hosts Trent Vanegas and Rachel True digest and discuss quotes from Gene Roddenberry.

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Episodes

#043 Life And Death

6/23/2021
Talking about the Gene Roddenberry quote "It's a matter of fact, life and death are probably just chapters in an infinitely greater existence that we're a part of." Read by Kristin Bauer van Stratten. Privacy Policy and California Privacy Notice.

Duration:00:16:16

#042 Toes In The Mud

6/22/2021
Talking about the Gene Roddenberry quote "Human beings have got their toes in the mud and their heart and souls high in the heavens. But the mind is important. It is the mud between our toes that allows us to dance. And we must be all of those things." Read by Anson Mount. Privacy Policy and California Privacy Notice.

Duration:00:13:37

#041 A Life Raft Which Drugs Offer

6/21/2021
Talking about the Gene Roddenberry quote "We want[ed] to discuss drugs, in a context other than, 'you're evil if you use it,' or 'you're rotten' and so on. I mean why do people use it? Could the fault be society? Could the fault be the way we're raised? Is it possible that people that don't have the advantage of backing of parents and so on, can't handle the waves of the surface of society, and need a life raft which drugs offer." Read by Adam Nimoy. Privacy Policy and California Privacy...

Duration:00:15:45

#040 Most Critical Need

6/20/2021
Talking about the Gene Roddenberry quote "What our most critical need in this Earth of ours, is a new level of reaching and understanding one another." Read by Sara Mitich. Privacy Policy and California Privacy Notice.

Duration:00:18:53

#039 An Amusement Park

6/19/2021
Talking about the Gene Roddenberry quote "The world is an amusement park and it continues to be that way for as long as you live." Read by Will Friedle. Privacy Policy and California Privacy Notice.

Duration:00:17:30

#038 Martin Luther King Jr.

6/18/2021
Talking about the Gene Roddenberry quote "[Star Trek] came at a time of Martin Luther King Jr.'s most critical marches in the South. During which, Star Trek was making the statement that we must learn to value the difference we find in other people." Read by Wilson Cruz. Privacy Policy and California Privacy Notice.

Duration:00:16:08

#037 Women

6/17/2021
Talking about the Gene Roddenberry quote "I always felt that in the future world, women would have positions of responsibility. And so the number two in command [on Star Trek] at that time was a female." Read by Jeri Ryan. Privacy Policy and California Privacy Notice.

Duration:00:18:41

#036 The 20th Century

6/16/2021
Talking about the Gene Roddenberry quote "We'll consider the 20th century as something that we had to go through. But our people will see it as something they're glad to be rid of." Read by Matt Frewer. Privacy Policy and California Privacy Notice.

Duration:00:17:10

#035 Flesh And Blood Heroes

6/15/2021
Talking about the Gene Roddenberry quote "I suspect that what has happened is that much of the Star Trek phenomenon comes from waiting until real flesh and blood heroes appear again. To follow and to emulate these fictional ones serve, for some people, as surrogate images." Read by John De Lancie. Privacy Policy and California Privacy Notice.

Duration:00:15:02

#034 The Worst Possible Thing

6/14/2021
Talking about the Gene Roddenberry quote "The worst possible thing that can happen to us is for everyone to look, and talk, and act, and think alike." Read by Peyton List. Privacy Policy and California Privacy Notice.

Duration:00:15:34

#033 A New Gutenberg Press

6/13/2021
Talking about the Gene Roddenberry quote "We live in an age of a new Gutenberg press, which is going to bind us together and change communications beyond what we ever thought possible." Read by Mark Moses. Privacy Policy and California Privacy Notice.

Duration:00:18:40

#032 A Great Optimism

6/12/2021
Talking about the Gene Roddenberry quote "I should say, if I have any overall philosophy, it's a reverence for all living things, and a great optimism about mankind." Read by Joan Chen. Privacy Policy and California Privacy Notice.

Duration:00:16:39

#031 A Multiracial Crew

6/11/2021
Talking about the Gene Roddenberry quote "They said if you had a multiracial crew, you wouldn't get in. Well, I said, we can't do the show then cause we will never get to the 23rd century if we're not living together." Read by Tawny Newsome. Privacy Policy and California Privacy Notice.

Duration:00:17:41

#030 If I Have Any Achievement

6/10/2021
Talking about the Gene Roddenberry quote "If I have any achievement I'm proud of, it's the achievement of being able to sit down and work and work hard." Read by Peter Diamandis. Privacy Policy and California Privacy Notice.

Duration:00:15:52

#029 Using Drama To Comment

6/9/2021
Talking about the Gene Roddenberry quote "I wouldn't mind being identified with the things Star Trek has stood for, and identify with the process of using drama to comment on the world when it's done well, it's very important. And I'm glad to be a part of that." Read by Kurtwood Smith. Privacy Policy and California Privacy Notice.

Duration:00:15:30

#028 Star Trek Was Not About

6/8/2021
Talking about the Gene Roddenberry quote "Star Trek was not about spaceships and plants and alien beings, bizarre civilizations. All those things on Star Trek were fun, entertaining, sometimes thought provoking. But Star Trek, essentially, was about us. About Humanity. Here. Now." Read by Rebecca Romijn. Privacy Policy and California Privacy Notice.

Duration:00:15:14

#027 Few People Can Think

6/7/2021
Talking about the Gene Roddenberry quote "Anyone can write, but few people can think." Read by Henry Alonso Myers. Privacy Policy and California Privacy Notice.

Duration:00:16:41

#026 Life's Exciting Variety

6/6/2021
Talking about the Gene Roddenberry quote "If man [humanity] is to survive, he [we] will have learned to take a delight in the essential differences between men [people] and between cultures. He [We] will learn that differences in ideas and attitudes are a delight, part of life's exciting variety, not something to fear." Read by David Ajala. Privacy Policy and California Privacy Notice.

Duration:00:18:23

#025 Our Infancy

6/5/2021
Talking about the Gene Roddenberry quote "What I really hope to be saying in all of Star Trek is that it is not all over. It has not all been invented or explored. That really, we are a unique species, we humans, but we are in our infancy and, really, our whole future is still ahead of us. I want to say to young-minded people: live, explore!" Read by Nicole De Boer. Privacy Policy and California Privacy Notice.

Duration:00:15:15

#024 In The Future

6/4/2021
Talking about the Gene Roddenberry quote "This is my way of reminding people that in the future if we don't take our essential humanity, if we don't take our sense of humor with us, those futures aren't going to be worth a damn." Read by Ethan Phillips. Privacy Policy and California Privacy Notice.

Duration:00:15:32