Dystopian Author Quotes

April 27, 2020
gossip ... was like any other commodity in the marketplace. You received it only if you had something of value to give.

P. D. James Dystopian Author Quotes#66

P. D. James gossip … was like any other commodity in the marketplace. You received it only if you had something of value to give.
April 27, 2020
There are few couples as unhappy as those who are too proud to admit their unhappiness.

P. D. James Dystopian Author Quotes#65

P. D. James There are few couples as unhappy as those who are too proud to admit their unhappiness.
April 27, 2020
Unnatural death always provoked a peculiar unease, an uncomfortable realization that there were still some things that might not be susceptible to bureaucratic control.

P. D. James Dystopian Author Quotes#64

P. D. James Unnatural death always provoked a peculiar unease, an uncomfortable realization that there were still some things that might not be susceptible to bureaucratic […]
April 27, 2020
The secret of contentment is never to allow yourself to want anything which reason tells you you haven't a chance of getting.

P. D. James Dystopian Author Quotes#63

P. D. James The secret of contentment is never to allow yourself to want anything which reason tells you you haven’t a chance of getting.
April 27, 2020
Of all the things that human beings did together, the sexual act was the one with the most various of reasons.

P. D. James Dystopian Author Quotes#62

P. D. James Of all the things that human beings did together, the sexual act was the one with the most various of reasons.
April 27, 2020
Perhaps it's only when people are dead that we can safely show how much we cared about them. We know that it's too late then for them to do anything about it.

P. D. James Dystopian Author Quotes#61

P. D. James Perhaps it’s only when people are dead that we can safely show how much we cared about them. We know that it’s too […]
April 27, 2020
No government can act in advance of the moral will of the people.

P. D. James Dystopian Author Quotes#60

P. D. James No government can act in advance of the moral will of the people.
April 27, 2020
The equally is a political theory, but no a practical politics.

P. D. James Dystopian Author Quotes#59

P. D. James The equally is a political theory, but no a practical politics.
April 27, 2020
we can forgive anything as long as it isn't done to us.

P. D. James Dystopian Author Quotes#58

P. D. James we can forgive anything as long as it isn’t done to us.