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I would sooner read a time-table or a catalogue than nothing at all. They are much more entertaining than half the novels that are written.
I would sooner read a time-table or a catalogue than nothing at all. They are much more entertaining than half the novels that are written.Rate this quote: Send
But I reckon I got to light out for the Territory ahead of the rest, because Aunt Sally she's going to adopt me and sivilize me and I can't stand it. I been there before.Rate this quote: Send
It was actually books that started to make those pockets of freedom, which I hadn't otherwise experienced. I do see them as talismans, as sacred objects. I see them as something that will protect me, I suppose, that will save me from things that I feel are threatening.Rate this quote: Send
Would a writer know how to behave himself with relation to posterity, let him consider in old books what he finds that he is glad to know, and what omissions he most laments.Rate this quote: Send
All responsible writers, to some degree, have become involuntary criers of doom, because doom is in the wind; but science fiction writers more so, since science fiction has always been a protest medium.Rate this quote: Send