Dystopian Author Quotes

February 19, 2020
He must have travelled everywhere, at least in the spirit.

Jules Verne Dystopian Author Quotes#76

Jules Verne He must have travelled everywhere, at least in the spirit.
February 19, 2020
He believed in it, as certain good women believe in the leviathan-by faith, not by reason.

Jules Verne Dystopian Author Quotes#75

Jules Verne He believed in it, as certain good women believe in the leviathan-by faith, not by reason.
February 19, 2020
Ah, monsieur, to live in the bosom of the sea! Only there can independence be found! There I recognize no master! There I am free!

Jules Verne Dystopian Author Quotes#74

Jules Verne Ah, monsieur, to live in the bosom of the sea! Only there can independence be found! There I recognize no master! There I am […]
February 19, 2020
....oysters are the only food that never causes indigestion. Indeed, a man would have to eat sixteen dozen of these acephalous molluscs in order to gain the 315 grammes of nitrogen he requires daily.

Jules Verne Dystopian Author Quotes#73

Jules Verne ….oysters are the only food that never causes indigestion. Indeed, a man would have to eat sixteen dozen of these acephalous molluscs in order […]
February 19, 2020
What a big book, captain, might be made with all that is known! "And what a much bigger book still with all that is not known!"

Jules Verne Dystopian Author Quotes#72

Jules Verne What a big book, captain, might be made with all that is known! “And what a much bigger book still with all that is […]
February 19, 2020
What use are the best of arguments when they can be destroyed by force?

Jules Verne Dystopian Author Quotes#71

Jules Verne What use are the best of arguments when they can be destroyed by force?
February 19, 2020
We were alone. Where, I could not say, hardly imagine. All was black, and such a dense black that, after some minutes, my eyes had not been able to discern even the faintest glimmer.

Jules Verne Dystopian Author Quotes#70

Jules Verne We were alone. Where, I could not say, hardly imagine. All was black, and such a dense black that, after some minutes, my eyes […]
February 19, 2020
The short story form allows evocation, suggestion, implication. Its potency often lies in what it does not say.

Isobelle Carmody Dystopian Author Quote # 18

Isobelle Carmody The short story form allows evocation, suggestion, implication. Its potency often lies in what it does not say.
February 19, 2020
Short stories do not say this happened and this happened and this happened. They are a microcosm and a magnification rather than a linear progression.

Isobelle Carmody Dystopian Author Quote # 17

Isobelle Carmody Short stories do not say this happened and this happened and this happened. They are a microcosm and a magnification rather than a linear […]