Dystopian Author Quotes

June 11, 2020
In the novel we can know people perfectly, and, apart from the general pleasure of reading, we can find here a compensation for their dimness in life.

E. M. Forster Dystopian Author Quotes#25

E. M. Forster In the novel we can know people perfectly, and, apart from the general pleasure of reading, we can find here a compensation for […]
June 11, 2020
The fact is we can only love what we know personally. And we cannot know much. In public affairs, in the rebuilding of civilization, something less dramatic and emotional is needed, namely tolerance.

E. M. Forster Dystopian Author Quotes#24

E. M. Forster The fact is we can only love what we know personally. And we cannot know much. In public affairs, in the rebuilding of […]
June 11, 2020
We must be willing to let go of the life we have planned, so as to have the life that is waiting for us.

E. M. Forster Dystopian Author Quotes#23

E. M. Forster We must be willing to let go of the life we have planned, so as to have the life that is waiting for […]
June 11, 2020
One of the evils of money is that it tempts us to look at it rather than at the things that it buys.

E. M. Forster Dystopian Author Quotes#22

E. M. Forster One of the evils of money is that it tempts us to look at it rather than at the things that it buys.
June 11, 2020
Personal relations are the important thing for ever and ever, and not this outer life of telegrams and anger.

E. M. Forster Dystopian Author Quotes#21

E. M. Forster Personal relations are the important thing for ever and ever, and not this outer life of telegrams and anger.
June 10, 2020
As her time in Florence drew to a close she was only at ease amongst those to whom she felt indifferent.

E. M. Forster Dystopian Author Quotes#20

E. M. Forster As her time in Florence drew to a close she was only at ease amongst those to whom she felt indifferent.
June 10, 2020
Railway termini are our gates to the glorious and the unknown. Through them we pass out into adventure and sunshine, to them, alas! we return.

E. M. Forster Dystopian Author Quotes#19

E. M. Forster Railway termini are our gates to the glorious and the unknown. Through them we pass out into adventure and sunshine, to them, alas! […]
June 10, 2020
The main facts in human life are five: birth, food, sleep, love and death.

E. M. Forster Dystopian Author Quotes#18

E. M. Forster The main facts in human life are five: birth, food, sleep, love and death.
June 10, 2020
Not only in sex, but in all things men have moved blindly, have evolved out of slime to dissolve into it when this accident of consequences is over.

E. M. Forster Dystopian Author Quotes#17

E. M. Forster Not only in sex, but in all things men have moved blindly, have evolved out of slime to dissolve into it when this […]