Dystopian Author Quotes

May 4, 2020
What goes on inside is just too fast and huge and all interconnected for words to do more than barely sketch the outlines of at most one tiny little part of it at any given instant.

David Foster Wallace Dystopian Author Quotes#27

David Foster Wallace What goes on inside is just too fast and huge and all interconnected for words to do more than barely sketch the outlines […]
May 4, 2020
Good writing isn't a science. It's an art, and the horizon is infinite. You can always get better.

David Foster Wallace Dystopian Author Quotes#26

David Foster Wallace Good writing isn’t a science. It’s an art, and the horizon is infinite. You can always get better.
May 4, 2020
Quentin Tarantino is interested in watching somebody's ear getting cut off; David Lynch is interested in the ear.

David Foster Wallace Dystopian Author Quotes#25

David Foster Wallace Quentin Tarantino is interested in watching somebody’s ear getting cut off; David Lynch is interested in the ear.
May 4, 2020
I'd like to be the sort of person who can enjoy things at the time, instead of having to go back in my head and enjoy them.

David Foster Wallace Dystopian Author Quotes#24

David Foster Wallace I’d like to be the sort of person who can enjoy things at the time, instead of having to go back in my […]
May 4, 2020
We are not dead but asleep, dreaming of ourselves.

David Foster Wallace Dystopian Author Quotes#23

David Foster Wallace We are not dead but asleep, dreaming of ourselves.
May 4, 2020
Whatever you get paid attention for is never what you think is most important about yourself.

David Foster Wallace Dystopian Author Quotes#22

David Foster Wallace Whatever you get paid attention for is never what you think is most important about yourself.
May 4, 2020
Lonely people tend, rather, to be lonely because they decline to bear the psychic costs of being around other humans. They are allergic to people. People affect them too strongly.

David Foster Wallace Dystopian Author Quotes#21

David Foster Wallace Lonely people tend, rather, to be lonely because they decline to bear the psychic costs of being around other humans. They are allergic […]
May 4, 2020
Everybody worships. The only choice we get is what to worship.

David Foster Wallace Dystopian Author Quotes#20

David Foster Wallace Everybody worships. The only choice we get is what to worship.
May 4, 2020
In reality, there is no such thing as not voting: you either vote by voting, or you vote by staying home and tacitly doubling the value of some Diehard's vote.

David Foster Wallace Dystopian Author Quotes#19

David Foster Wallace In reality, there is no such thing as not voting: you either vote by voting, or you vote by staying home and tacitly […]