Dystopian Author Quotes

April 30, 2020
Constable Moore had reached the age when men can subject their bodies to the worst irritations - whisky, cigars, woolen clothes, bagpipes - without feeling a thing or, at least, without letting on.

Neal Stephenson Dystopian Author Quotes#2

Neal Stephenson Constable Moore had reached the age when men can subject their bodies to the worst irritations – whisky, cigars, woolen clothes, bagpipes – without […]
April 30, 2020
Even the best of us have certain psychological mechanisms that can suddenly kick in and turn us into monsters.

Neal Stephenson Dystopian Author Quotes#1

Neal Stephenson Even the best of us have certain psychological mechanisms that can suddenly kick in and turn us into monsters.
April 28, 2020
It is perfectly legitimate to write novels which are essentially prose poems, but in the end, I think, a novel is like a car, and if you buy a car and grow flowers in it, you're forgetting that the car is designed to take you somewhere else.

Robert Harris Dystopian Author Quotes#54

Robert Harris It is perfectly legitimate to write novels which are essentially prose poems, but in the end, I think, a novel is like a car, […]
April 28, 2020
A book unwritten is a delightful universe of infinite possibilities. Set down one word, however, and it immediately becomes earthbound. Set down one sentence and it's halfway to being just like every other bloody book that's ever been written.

Robert Harris Dystopian Author Quotes#53

Robert Harris A book unwritten is a delightful universe of infinite possibilities. Set down one word, however, and it immediately becomes earthbound. Set down one sentence […]
April 28, 2020
I've always just wanted to earn my living by writing. The best thing is to go into my study in the morning and stay there and put words together.

Robert Harris Dystopian Author Quotes#52

Robert Harris I’ve always just wanted to earn my living by writing. The best thing is to go into my study in the morning and stay […]
April 28, 2020
What is leadership, after all, but the blind choice of one route over another and the confident pretense that the decision was based on reason

Robert Harris Dystopian Author Quotes#51

Robert Harris What is leadership, after all, but the blind choice of one route over another and the confident pretense that the decision was based on […]
April 28, 2020
A police state is a country run by criminals

Robert Harris Dystopian Author Quotes#50

Robert Harris A police state is a country run by criminals
April 28, 2020
Golf requires only a few simple Rules and Regulations to guide the players in the true nature of its sporting appeal. The spirit of the game is its own referee.

Robert Harris Dystopian Author Quotes#49

Robert Harris Golf requires only a few simple Rules and Regulations to guide the players in the true nature of its sporting appeal. The spirit of […]
April 28, 2020
History is too important to be left to the historians.

Robert Harris Dystopian Author Quotes#48

Robert Harris History is too important to be left to the historians.
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