Dystopian Author Quotes

June 5, 2020
We're all dead the moment we're born. Just, some of us get there faster than others.

Alex Scarrow Dystopian Author Quotes#2

Alex Scarrow We’re all dead the moment we’re born. Just, some of us get there faster than others.
June 5, 2020
After all, what more does a true genius want? The mind itself is the palace where all the real treasures, the works of art, the indulgences exist.

Alex Scarrow Dystopian Author Quotes#1

Alex Scarrow After all, what more does a true genius want? The mind itself is the palace where all the real treasures, the works of art, […]
June 5, 2020
There's an old saying: 'No piece of writing is ever finished, it's just abandoned.' But my own rule is: No piece of work is done until you want to kill everyone involved in the publishing process, especially yourself.

Chuck Palahniuk Dystopian Author Quotes#161

Chuck Palahniuk There’s an old saying: ‘No piece of writing is ever finished, it’s just abandoned.’ But my own rule is: No piece of work is […]
June 5, 2020
Don't rush or force the ending. All you have to know is the next scene, or the next few scenes.

Chuck Palahniuk Dystopian Author Quotes#160

Chuck Palahniuk Don’t rush or force the ending. All you have to know is the next scene, or the next few scenes.
June 5, 2020
Portland in particular is a cheap enough place to live that you can still develop your passion - painting, writing, music. People seem less status-conscious. Even wealthy people buy second-hand clothes and look a little bit homeless.

Chuck Palahniuk Dystopian Author Quotes#159

Chuck Palahniuk Portland in particular is a cheap enough place to live that you can still develop your passion – painting, writing, music. People seem less […]
June 5, 2020
The lower you fall, the higher you'll fly. The farther you run, the more God wants you back.

Chuck Palahniuk Dystopian Author Quotes#158

Chuck Palahniuk The lower you fall, the higher you’ll fly. The farther you run, the more God wants you back.
June 5, 2020
Dude, the place is filling up, I say. "It feels like we're living in the bottom half of an hourglass." Like somehow we're running out of time."

Chuck Palahniuk Dystopian Author Quotes#157

Chuck Palahniuk Dude, the place is filling up, I say. “It feels like we’re living in the bottom half of an hourglass.” Like somehow we’re running […]
June 5, 2020
Get through the moment. Avoid confrontation. Run away. That's pretty much how we get through our own lives, watching television. Smoking crap. Self-medicating. Redirecting our own attention. Jacking off. Denial.

Chuck Palahniuk Dystopian Author Quotes#156

Chuck Palahniuk Get through the moment. Avoid confrontation. Run away. That’s pretty much how we get through our own lives, watching television. Smoking crap. Self-medicating. Redirecting […]
June 5, 2020
The same way a compact disk isn't responsible for what's recorded on it, that's how we are. You're about as free to act as a programmed computer. You're about as one-of-a-kind as a dollar bill.

Chuck Palahniuk Dystopian Author Quotes#155

Chuck Palahniuk The same way a compact disk isn’t responsible for what’s recorded on it, that’s how we are. You’re about as free to act as […]