"If I can make you see the world the way I see it, then you will automatically think the way I think."
In this excerpt, Hober Mallow, Foundation Trader, talks with patrician Onum Barr.
This is a very early reference to this idea, but it is not the first. Consider the personal protective-shield from Triplanetary, written by E.E. "Doc" Smith in 1948.
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