Dystopian Author Quotes

February 23, 2020
We must remember how apt man is to extremes--rushing from credulity and weakness to suspicion and distrust.

Edward Bulwer-Lytton 1st Baron Lytton Dystopian Author Quotes#66

Edward Bulwer-Lytton 1st Baron Lytton We must remember how apt man is to extremes–rushing from credulity and weakness to suspicion and distrust.
February 23, 2020
In families well ordered, there is always one firm, sweet temper, which controls without seeming to dictate. The Greeks represented Persuasion as crowned.

Edward Bulwer-Lytton 1st Baron Lytton Dystopian Author Quotes#65

Edward Bulwer-Lytton 1st Baron Lytton In families well ordered, there is always one firm, sweet temper, which controls without seeming to dictate. The Greeks represented Persuasion […]
February 23, 2020
Some have the temperament and tastes of genius, without its creative power. They feel acutely, but express tamely.

Edward Bulwer-Lytton 1st Baron Lytton Dystopian Author Quotes#64

Edward Bulwer-Lytton 1st Baron Lytton Some have the temperament and tastes of genius, without its creative power. They feel acutely, but express tamely.
February 23, 2020
Our very wretchedness grows dear to us when suffering for one we love.

Edward Bulwer-Lytton 1st Baron Lytton Dystopian Author Quotes#63

Edward Bulwer-Lytton 1st Baron Lytton Our very wretchedness grows dear to us when suffering for one we love.
February 23, 2020
Fortune is said to be blind, but her favorites never are. Ambition has the eye of the eagle, prudence that of the lynx; the first looks through the air, the last along the ground.

Edward Bulwer-Lytton 1st Baron Lytton Dystopian Author Quotes#62

Edward Bulwer-Lytton 1st Baron Lytton Fortune is said to be blind, but her favorites never are. Ambition has the eye of the eagle, prudence that of […]
February 23, 2020
The Italians have voices like peacocks - German gives me a cold in the head - and Russian is nothing but sneezing

Edward Bulwer-Lytton 1st Baron Lytton Dystopian Author Quotes#61

Edward Bulwer-Lytton 1st Baron Lytton The Italians have voices like peacocks – German gives me a cold in the head – and Russian is nothing but […]
February 23, 2020
If there is a virtue in the world at which we should always aim, it is cheerfulness.

Edward Bulwer-Lytton 1st Baron Lytton Dystopian Author Quotes#60

Edward Bulwer-Lytton 1st Baron Lytton If there is a virtue in the world at which we should always aim, it is cheerfulness.
February 23, 2020
The food of hope is meditative action.

Edward Bulwer-Lytton 1st Baron Lytton Dystopian Author Quotes#59

Edward Bulwer-Lytton 1st Baron Lytton The food of hope is meditative action.
February 23, 2020
When you talk to the half-wise, twaddle; when you talk to the ignorant, brag; when you talk to the sagacious, look very humble and ask their opinion.

Edward Bulwer-Lytton 1st Baron Lytton Dystopian Author Quotes#58

Edward Bulwer-Lytton 1st Baron Lytton When you talk to the half-wise, twaddle; when you talk to the ignorant, brag; when you talk to the sagacious, look […]