Dystopian Author Quotes

June 15, 2020
An error is more useful than truth: truth is a thought suffering from arteriosclerosis.

Yevgeny Zamyatin Dystopian Author Quotes#56

Yevgeny Zamyatin An error is more useful than truth: truth is a thought suffering from arteriosclerosis.
June 15, 2020
There is an excellent way to make predictions without the slightest risk of error: predict the past.

Yevgeny Zamyatin Dystopian Author Quotes#55

Yevgeny Zamyatin There is an excellent way to make predictions without the slightest risk of error: predict the past.
June 15, 2020
The myth about the angel who rebelled against his Lord is the most beautiful of all myths, the proudest, the most revolutionary, the most immortal of them all.

Yevgeny Zamyatin Dystopian Author Quotes#54

Yevgeny Zamyatin The myth about the angel who rebelled against his Lord is the most beautiful of all myths, the proudest, the most revolutionary, the most […]
June 15, 2020
To an artist, creating an image means being in love with it.

Yevgeny Zamyatin Dystopian Author Quotes#53

Yevgeny Zamyatin To an artist, creating an image means being in love with it.
June 15, 2020
True literature can exist only where it is created, not by diligent and trustworthy functionaries, but by madmen, hermits, heretics, dreamers, rebels, and skeptics.

Yevgeny Zamyatin Dystopian Author Quotes#52

Yevgeny Zamyatin True literature can exist only where it is created, not by diligent and trustworthy functionaries, but by madmen, hermits, heretics, dreamers, rebels, and skeptics.
June 15, 2020
Along the blade of a knife lies the path of paradox-the single most worthy path of the fearless mind . . . .

Yevgeny Zamyatin Dystopian Author Quotes#51

Yevgeny Zamyatin Along the blade of a knife lies the path of paradox-the single most worthy path of the fearless mind . . . .
June 15, 2020
Individual consciousness is just sickness.

Yevgeny Zamyatin Dystopian Author Quotes#50

Yevgeny Zamyatin Individual consciousness is just sickness.
June 15, 2020
Her smile was a bite, and I was its target.

Yevgeny Zamyatin Dystopian Author Quotes#49

Yevgeny Zamyatin Her smile was a bite, and I was its target.
June 15, 2020
Truth is the first thing that present-day literature lacks. The writer has drowned himself in lies, he is too accustomed to speak prudently, with a careful look over his shoulder.

Yevgeny Zamyatin Dystopian Author Quotes#48

Yevgeny Zamyatin Truth is the first thing that present-day literature lacks. The writer has drowned himself in lies, he is too accustomed to speak prudently, with […]