Dystopian Author Quotes

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 […]
February 19, 2020
Sometimes I am afraid for people like you who have to know things. Your kind will dig and hunt and worry at it until one day you will find what is hidden, waiting for you.

Isobelle Carmody Dystopian Author Quote # 16

Isobelle Carmody Sometimes I am afraid for people like you who have to know things. Your kind will dig and hunt and worry at it until […]
February 19, 2020
Impatience is not the least of your faults, Malik, it is a kind of greed and someday it may see you undone.

Isobelle Carmody Dystopian Author Quote # 15

Isobelle Carmody Impatience is not the least of your faults, Malik, it is a kind of greed and someday it may see you undone.
February 19, 2020
She's forgetting,' Ellen said to Jack, plumping herself down on a chair. 'All of her life is leaking out of her. Soon there will be nothing left.

Isobelle Carmody Dystopian Author Quote # 14

Isobelle Carmody She’s forgetting,’ Ellen said to Jack, plumping herself down on a chair. ‘All of her life is leaking out of her. Soon there will […]
February 19, 2020
In lighthearted countries, people joked about this phenomenon, but such serious, practical countries as England, America, and Germany were deeply concerned.

Jules Verne Dystopian Author Quotes#69

Jules Verne In lighthearted countries, people joked about this phenomenon, but such serious, practical countries as England, America, and Germany were deeply concerned.
February 19, 2020
Don't you understand that wanting does not belong here, because that is what wounds, and there is never an end to it.

Isobelle Carmody Dystopian Author Quote # 13

Isobelle Carmody Don’t you understand that wanting does not belong here, because that is what wounds, and there is never an end to it.
February 19, 2020
If she is afraid of mirrors she is afraid of herself.

Isobelle Carmody Dystopian Author Quote # 12

Isobelle Carmody If she is afraid of mirrors she is afraid of herself.