Dystopian Author Quotes

May 2, 2020
Tolerance, like any aspect of peace, is forever a work in progress, never completed, and, if we're as intelligent as we like to think we are, never abandoned.

Octavia Butler Dystopian Author Quotes#22

Octavia Butler Tolerance, like any aspect of peace, is forever a work in progress, never completed, and, if we’re as intelligent as we like to think […]
May 2, 2020
Life is getting better, but that won't stop a war if politicians and business people decide it's to their advantage to have one.

Octavia Butler Dystopian Author Quotes#21

Octavia Butler Life is getting better, but that won’t stop a war if politicians and business people decide it’s to their advantage to have one.
May 2, 2020
Ignorance Protects itself, And protected, Ignorance grows.

Octavia Butler Dystopian Author Quotes#20

Octavia Butler Ignorance Protects itself, And protected, Ignorance grows.
May 2, 2020
I have this theory that anything that happens to you that leaves you alive and intact can be used somewhere in your writing.

Octavia Butler Dystopian Author Quotes#19

Octavia Butler I have this theory that anything that happens to you that leaves you alive and intact can be used somewhere in your writing.
May 2, 2020
Civilization is the way one's own people live. Savagery is the way foreigners live.

Octavia Butler Dystopian Author Quotes#18

Octavia Butler Civilization is the way one’s own people live. Savagery is the way foreigners live.
May 2, 2020
There is no end To what a living world Will demand of you.

Octavia Butler Dystopian Author Quotes#17

Octavia Butler There is no end To what a living world Will demand of you.
May 2, 2020
A tree Cannot grow In its parents' shadows.

Octavia Butler Dystopian Author Quotes#16

Octavia Butler A tree Cannot grow In its parents’ shadows.
May 2, 2020
When your rage is choking you, it is best to say nothing.

Octavia Butler Dystopian Author Quotes#15

Octavia Butler When your rage is choking you, it is best to say nothing.
May 2, 2020
I was attracted to science fiction because it was so wide open. I was able to do anything and there were no walls to hem you in and there was no human condition that you were stopped from examining.

Octavia Butler Dystopian Author Quotes#14

Octavia Butler I was attracted to science fiction because it was so wide open. I was able to do anything and there were no walls to […]