Quotes by: L. Ron Hubbard
|L. Ron Hubbard
Hubbard in Los Angeles, 1950
||Lafayette Ronald Hubbard
March 13, 1911
Tilden, Nebraska, United States
||January 24, 1986
Creston, California, United States
|Cause of death
||George Washington University (dropped out in 1932)
||Author, religious leader
||Founder of Scientology and its church
||Dianetics: The Modern Science of Mental Health
||Petty theft (in 1948),
Fraud (in absentia, 1978)
||Fine of ₣35,000 and four years in prison (unserved)
||Margaret "Polly" Grubb (1933–1947)
Sara Northrup Hollister (1946–1951)
Mary Sue Whipp (1952–1986)
With Margaret Grubb:
L. Ron Hubbard Jr.* (d. 1991)
Katherine May Hubbard*
With Sara Hollister
With Mary Sue Whipp:
Quentin Hubbard (d. 1976)
* Estranged from family
||Jamie DeWolf (great-grandson)
The mind when it has an old experience will add that data into its current experience, and it keeps coming up with wrong answers.
I am studying ancient civilizations, trying to find what happened to them, finding out why they went into a decline, why they died.
If there is an authoritarian structure at St. Hill it has been brought into being by the government itself. St. Hill is trying to correct itself. It doesn't know what it's trying to correct because nobody has told it what to correct.
A science is something which is constructed from truth on workable axioms. There are 55 axioms in scientology which are very demonstrably true, and on these can be constructed a great deal.
Oh yes, as a matter of fact it is quite interesting that exercises can be conducted which demonstrate conclusively that there are memories which exist prior to this life.
A suppressing person isn't critical. A suppressing person is a person who denies the rights of others.
One tends to overlook the fact that all during the 30's and actually during the late 40's I was a highly successful writer and a great many properties accumulated during that period of time.
There were very, very large sums of money that I made when I was very young - 15 million published works and a great many successful movies don't make nothin'.
Let me clarify this very definitely. This is not an authoritarian organization.
Scientology is the study of knowingness. It increases one's knowingness, but if a man were totally aware of what was going on around him, he would find it relatively simple to handle any outnesses in that.
Well I don't know that I'm okay any more than anyone else is okay, I lead a happy life and a very full one - I have a happy marriage and my kids are all cheerful, and no one is finding fault with me, personally.