Dystopian Author Quotes

June 3, 2020
Satire is moral outrage transformed into comic art.

Philip Roth Dystopian Author Quotes#48

Philip Roth Satire is moral outrage transformed into comic art.
June 3, 2020
Unless one is inordinately fond of subordination, one is always at war.

Philip Roth Dystopian Author Quotes#47

Philip Roth Unless one is inordinately fond of subordination, one is always at war.
June 3, 2020
Actually we did not have the feelings we said we had until we spoke them--at least I didn't; to phrase them was to invent them and own them.

Philip Roth Dystopian Author Quotes#46

Philip Roth Actually we did not have the feelings we said we had until we spoke them–at least I didn’t; to phrase them was to invent […]
June 3, 2020
I was a biography in constant motion, memory to the marrow of my bones.

Philip Roth Dystopian Author Quotes#45

Philip Roth I was a biography in constant motion, memory to the marrow of my bones.
June 3, 2020
You can't write good satirical fiction in America because reality will quickly outdo anything you might invent.

Philip Roth Dystopian Author Quotes#44

Philip Roth You can’t write good satirical fiction in America because reality will quickly outdo anything you might invent.
June 3, 2020
I am the Raskolnikov of jerking off – the sticky evidence is everywhere!

Philip Roth Dystopian Author Quotes#43

Philip Roth I am the Raskolnikov of jerking off – the sticky evidence is everywhere!
June 3, 2020
I came to New York and in only hours, New York did what it does to people: awakened the possibilities. Hope breaks out.

Philip Roth Dystopian Author Quotes#42

Philip Roth I came to New York and in only hours, New York did what it does to people: awakened the possibilities. Hope breaks out.
June 3, 2020
Don't judge it. Just write it. Don't judge it. It's not for you to judge it.

Philip Roth Dystopian Author Quotes#41

Philip Roth Don’t judge it. Just write it. Don’t judge it. It’s not for you to judge it.
June 3, 2020
There are no uncontaminated angels

Philip Roth Dystopian Author Quotes#40

Philip Roth There are no uncontaminated angels