Dystopian Author Quotes

May 14, 2020
I'm not terribly conversant with children's literature in general. I tend to read books for adults, being an adult.

Lois Lowry Dystopian Author Quotes#35

Lois Lowry I’m not terribly conversant with children’s literature in general. I tend to read books for adults, being an adult.
May 14, 2020
It's just that... without the memories it's all meaningless.

Lois Lowry Dystopian Author Quotes#34

Lois Lowry It’s just that… without the memories it’s all meaningless.
May 14, 2020
And they are beginning to realize that the world they live in is a place where the right thing is often hard, sometimes dangerous, and frequently unpopular.

Lois Lowry Dystopian Author Quotes#33

Lois Lowry And they are beginning to realize that the world they live in is a place where the right thing is often hard, sometimes dangerous, […]
May 14, 2020
People do things that turn out badly, often for the most benevolent of reasons.

Lois Lowry Dystopian Author Quotes#32

Lois Lowry People do things that turn out badly, often for the most benevolent of reasons.
May 14, 2020
Mama was crying, and the rain made it seem as if the whole world was crying.

Lois Lowry Dystopian Author Quotes#31

Lois Lowry Mama was crying, and the rain made it seem as if the whole world was crying.
May 14, 2020
Genius disregards the boundaries of propriety. Genius is permitted to shout if shouting is productive.

Lois Lowry Dystopian Author Quotes#30

Lois Lowry Genius disregards the boundaries of propriety. Genius is permitted to shout if shouting is productive.
May 14, 2020
It be better, I think, to climb out in search of something, instead of hating, what you're leaving.

Lois Lowry Dystopian Author Quotes#29

Lois Lowry It be better, I think, to climb out in search of something, instead of hating, what you’re leaving.
May 14, 2020
If you were to be lost in the river, Jonas, your memories would not be lost with you. Memories are forever.

Lois Lowry Dystopian Author Quotes#28

Lois Lowry If you were to be lost in the river, Jonas, your memories would not be lost with you. Memories are forever.
May 14, 2020
She fell asleep, and it was a sleep as thin as the night clouds, dotted with dreams that came and went like the stars.

Lois Lowry Dystopian Author Quotes#27

Lois Lowry She fell asleep, and it was a sleep as thin as the night clouds, dotted with dreams that came and went like the stars.