Dystopian Author Quotes

February 29, 2020
Sometimes, even the very best course of action fails.

Bernard Beckett Dystopian Author Quotes#17

Bernard Beckett Sometimes, even the very best course of action fails.
February 29, 2020
Which came first, the mind or the idea of the mind? Have you never wondered? They arrived together. The mind is an idea.

Bernard Beckett Dystopian Author Quotes#16

Bernard Beckett Which came first, the mind or the idea of the mind? Have you never wondered? They arrived together. The mind is an idea.
February 29, 2020
In the end, living is defined by dying.

Bernard Beckett Dystopian Author Quotes#15

Bernard Beckett In the end, living is defined by dying.
February 29, 2020
The mind is not a machine, it is an idea. And the Idea resists all attempts to control it.

Bernard Beckett Dystopian Author Quotes#14

Bernard Beckett The mind is not a machine, it is an idea. And the Idea resists all attempts to control it.
February 29, 2020
Are you saying a society wracked by plague is preferable to one wracked by indifference?

Bernard Beckett Dystopian Author Quotes#13

Bernard Beckett Are you saying a society wracked by plague is preferable to one wracked by indifference?
February 29, 2020
Unable to attribute misfortune to chance, unable to accept their ultimate insignificance within the greater scheme, the people looked for monsters in their midst.

Bernard Beckett Dystopian Author Quotes#12

Bernard Beckett Unable to attribute misfortune to chance, unable to accept their ultimate insignificance within the greater scheme, the people looked for monsters in their midst.
February 29, 2020
Superstition is the need to view the world in terms of simple cause and effect.

Bernard Beckett Dystopian Author Quotes#11

Bernard Beckett Superstition is the need to view the world in terms of simple cause and effect.
February 29, 2020
Science is a little bit more than a wonderful way of modelling and predicting; its a wonderful technical abstraction. I think science is a really wonderful technical abstraction.

Bernard Beckett Dystopian Author Quotes#10

Bernard Beckett Science is a little bit more than a wonderful way of modelling and predicting; its a wonderful technical abstraction. I think science is a […]
February 29, 2020
Thought, like any parasite, cannot exist without a compliant host.

Bernard Beckett Dystopian Author Quotes#9

Bernard Beckett Thought, like any parasite, cannot exist without a compliant host.