(`◔ ω ◔´) try 1ClickFB.com download facebook videos

I think it's impossible to really understand somebody, what they want, what they believe, and not love them the way they love themselves.


Orson Scott Card

Follow: KnowYourQuote on Twitter

  Email Quote to Friends   Link to Quote   Create Short URL  Publish Text About This Quote   Share on Facebook, Twitter, and more
  See Recommended Quotes For You
Watch Cartoons Online Free. Visit and Bookmark: ItSaturday.com!

Related

In the moment when I truly understand my enemy, understand him well enough to defeat him, then in th...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
Reasons... questions... what they have in common?

- All get finded in the hard way.
DEYTH BANGER
You often love someone not for what they are, but for what you are when you are with them.
JEFFREY FRY
Who cares what THEY think, what do YOU think? You can't control others' perception of you, so just b...
DAN O'DONNELL
I want my fans to love themselves. It's almost like I want to hypnotize them so when they hear m...
LADY GAGA
Just because somebody doesn't love you the way you want them to doesn't mean they don't love you wit...
EVA BURROWS
Just because somebody doesn't love you the way you want them to doesn't mean they don't love you wit...
ROY CROFT
Just because somebody doesn't love you the way you want them to, doesn't mean they don't love you wi...
ASHISH KUMAR
If somebody likes me, I want them to like the real me, not what they think I am.
STEPHEN CHBOSKY
And what do they want!?
DEYTH BANGER
"Always love people for who they are, not for whom you like them to be." ~ Tom Baker
TOM BAKER AKA THE PONDERING MAN
Persons desiring to know what love is might benefit more if they were able to understand what love i...
FLOYD HENDERSON
People don't believe what you tell them.
They rarely believe what you show them.
They often ...
SETH GODIN
Some like to understand what they believe in. Others like to believe in what they understand.
STANISLAW JERZY LEC
People don't believe what you tell them.
They rarely believe what you show them.
They ofte...
SETH GODIN
I am very happy that I have great fans. What I can tell them is they must work on themselves; they s...
MESUT OZIL
I don't want to be somebody's crush. If somebody likes me, I want them to like the real me, not what...
STEPHEN CHBOSKY
But thats not love, he thought, thats not what she wants, nor what any of them want, they do not wan...
JAMES JONES
If bullies actually believe that somebody loves them and believes in them, they will love themselves...
DAN PEARCE
I want people to understand they have to live their own lives the way they want to and not just do w...
STEPHEN CURRY
He fell in love with them and the city. I think they understand the value David brings and what he d...
BRIAN MACKLER
I love dearly my dreams because they call them impossible.
DAVID ATTA (A.K.A DAVIED ATTLARS & MR DAIN)
People have really long attention spans, and they love complicated plots. TV series are giving the a...
KEVIN SPACEY
Whereas all liberals are thought to erupt self-righteously whenever they feel like it, conservatives...
THOMAS FRANK
I had a great many sex and love cases where people were absolutely devastated when somebody with who...
ALBERT ELLIS
Many people love in themselves what they hate in others.
BENZEL STERNAN
Many people love in themselves what they hate in others.
BENZEL STERNAN
They called themselves flower children and advocated free love, yet all too often what they experien...
GLORIA GAITHER
Many people love in themselves what they hate in others.
E. F. SCHUMACHER
I love this team. They play hard and never quit battling. I hope they've made a name for themselves....
BILL SWAN
Love should be treated like a business deal, but every business deal has its own terms and its own c...
AYN RAND
When you love people, you are curious about who they are, what they think, and how they feel. You wa...
VIRONIKA TUGALEVA
The wise are wise only because they love. The fool are fools only because they think they can unders...
PAULO COELHO
I think it's terrible, they didn't hear what the people had to say and they don't care what they rea...
ELAINE PHILLIPS
And though thou notest from thy safe recess old friends burn dim, like lamps in noisome air love the...
SAMUEL TAYLOR COLERIDGE
People say they love truth, but in reality they want to believe that which they love is true.
ROBERT J. RINGER
They do not love one another because they do not love themselves.
KURT VONNEGUT
I really love pets. They're like children. They know if you really love them or not. You can't fool ...
DONNA DOUGLAS
I think in general, people are baffled by love and what it does to them and how far they'll go t...
PHILLIPA SOO
I really love pets. They're like children. They know if you really love them or not. You can'...
DONNA DOUGLAS
I think my parents love that I want to do something a little different than what they do.
DYLAN PENN
Most people see what they expect to see, what they want to see, what they've been told to see, w...
VINCENT BUGLIOSI
I'm a problem solver. I love people. The more complicated they are, the more I get into them, an...
PAUL WALKER
Most actors really love it, that's what they want to do. They burn to do it. And so they'll ...
HUGH GRANT
Those who haven't loved somebody else, more than they love themselves haven't even begun to live
SOURCE UNKNOWN
Love they say is wicked, I can accept the wickedness of Love, but what i can't take is its Cruelty
STEPHEN .R. ANYAEGBU
People believe what they want to believe, and I want to believe you're a smart man.
GRIM FANDANGO
If somebody likes me, I want them to like the real me, not what they think I am. And I don't want th...
STEPHEN CHBOSKY
LOVERS ARE SELFISH, THEY ALWAYS WANT THEIR LOVED ONES TO LOVE THEM MORE THAN EVERYTHING. BUT FRIENDS...
MARKHANDEYA
It's a funny thing... but people mostly have it backward. They think they live by what they want. Bu...
KHALED HOSSEINI
Once you meet them you understand they want you to be a confident doctor. They want you to be straig...
DR. SAMAR ALSHARIF
It looks like dogs really do understand what we are trying to tell them, they are thinking about wha...
BRIAN HARE
It's unfair because the people booing, I believe, wouldn't want to have their child booed. Fans don'...
ALLEN IVERSON
I love the way little kids dress themselves! They're completely carefree about how others percei...
GILLIAN ZINSER
I Don't Like What I Do, I Love What I Do!
JOHN PETERS
I think women want freedom. They want to be empowered. They want hope. They want love; they want all...
RIHANNA
When they have really learned to love their neighbours as themselves, they will be allowed to love t...
C.S. LEWIS
You and I both know that people see only what they want to see and believe what they want to believe...
KAREN LYNCH
Sometimes people don’t understand the promises they’re making when they make them. But you keep ...
JOHN GREEN
First they don’t understand what they ought to understand; then they make others understand what t...
ANUJ SOMANY
I think men are supposed to be boys always. They just go through different stages and if wives under...
TERESA HEINZ KERRY
But love is blind, and lovers cannot see What petty follies they themselves commit
WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE
Those who expelled me from the party, they themselves don't belong to it. They don't believe in its ...
UMA BHARTI
People believe what they want to believe.
GAYLE FORMAN
If your mother did not know how to love herself, or your father did not know how to love himself, th...
LOUISE L. HAY
The beginning of love is the will to let those we love be perfectly themselves, the resolution not t...
THOMAS MERTON
I really love the internet. They say chat-rooms are the trailer park of the internet but I find it a...
CARRIE FISHER
People have to really suffer before they can risk doing what they love.
CHUCK PALAHNIUK
People believe what they want to believe.
TAB HUNTER
Don't get offended when people say, 'I don't believe in God.' Remember, God is Love. What they actua...
JOHN B. BEJO
For men, I think, love is a thing formed of equal parts lust and astonishment. The astonishment part...
STEPHEN KING
'Instructions Not Included' is proving that there is a huge Latin market that needs a specia...
EUGENIO DERBEZ
I really fall in love with my characters, even the bad ones. I love getting together with them. They...
JACKIE COLLINS
I want the kids to know that it's not a myth that somebody from their city plays and wins in the...
KAWHI LEONARD
I also believe that parents, if they love you, will hold you up safely, above their swirling waters,...
MITCH ALBOM
I think we should stop asking people in their twenties what they “want to do” and start asking t...
AMY POEHLER
The wise are wise only because they love. And the foolish are foolish only because they think they c...
PAULO COELHO
And besides, when you love somebody, you mustn't listen to what they say. They say things to hurt yo...
TENNESSEE WILLIAMS
We teach teens what we think they ought to know, and we never tell them what they want to know.
SUE JOHANSON
Sincere forgiveness isn't colored with expectations that the other person apologize or change. Don't...
SARA PADDISON
There is nothing like people who love who they are, and love what they love.
NORA MCINERNY PURMORT
They must not understand why he’s really asking, I think; they must none of them have sisters.
GENEVIEVE VALENTINE
If you love somebody, let them go. If they return, they were always yours. If they don't, they never...
ANONYMOUS
If you love somebody, let them go. If they return, they were always yours. If they don't, they never...
ADAM SAVAGE
If you love somebody, let them go. If they return, they were always yours. If they don't, they never...
OSCAR WILDE
No one should be harassed or mistreated because of who they are, who they love, or what they believe...
MIKE PENCE
If you love somebody, let them go. If they return, they were always yours. If they don't, they never...
JUDY GARLAND
If you love somebody, let them go. If they return, they were always yours. If they don't, they never...
ASHISH KUMAR
I love roses and I think they love us too, but they defend and I know why – we don’t know love w...
MARIANA FULGER
If you love somebody, let them go. If they return, they were always yours. If they don't, they never...
ANON.
Love someone for who they are. Accept them for who they are not. Understand them at their worst. And...
HEARTTOHEART THOUGHTS
Many people think they want things, but they don't really have the strength, the discipline. The...
SOPHIA LOREN
I hope that I inspire women to believe in themselves, no matter where they come from; no matter what...
MADONNA CICCONE
You have to give them unconditional love. They need to know that even if they screw up, you love the...
ALFIE KOHN
I think fans always want something new, but they want somebody who can deliver - to go out there and...
DANIEL BRYAN
The way to make a difference in others life is to say only what they can’t; but to make it really ...
ANUJ SOMANY
Do what you love, think what you feel and live the way you want.
SANTOSH KALWAR
Men are most apt to believe what they least understand.
PLINY THE ELDER
Don't express your ideas too clearly. Most people think little of what they understand, and venerate...
BALTASAR GRACIAN
I would not like to elaborate ... I think they should understand what I mean.
ZALMAY KHALILZAD

More Orson Scott Card

I've lived too long with pain. I won't know who I am without it.
ORSON SCOTT CARD
Do not shout at me, Mr. Quill," said John [Adams]. "Justice may be blind, but she is not deaf.
ORSON SCOTT CARD
In the moment when I truly understand my enemy, understand him well enough to defeat him, then in th...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
We humans do, when the cause is sufficient, spend our lives. We throw ourselves onto the grenade to ...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
So the whole war is because we can't talk to each other.
ORSON SCOTT CARD
What else should you be? Human beings didn't evolve brains in order to lie around on lakes. Killing'...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
If only we were wiser or better people, perhaps the gods would explain to us the mad, unbearable thi...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
Among my most prized possessions are words that I have never spoken.
ORSON SCOTT CARD
Among my most prized possessions are words that I have never spoken.
ORSON SCOTT CARD
Of course, I also hear from critics who detest what I do, and while sometimes I feel rather proud of...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
Laws against homosexual behavior should remain on the books.
ORSON SCOTT CARD
...it seemed a part of her life, to step from the ancient to the modern, back and forth. She felt ra...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
Are you the strongest of all men, so strong that you can be merciful to me, a weak woman? Here is th...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
It's the middle class that feels the luxury of being able to have causes.
ORSON SCOTT CARD
Of course they accused Marcão of having done it without provocation—that’s the way of torturers...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
I will remember this, thought Ender, when I am defeated. To keep dignity, and give honor where it's ...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
So you love me," said Petra softly when the kiss ended.

I'm a raging mass of hormones the...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
None of us could be happy for long, doing nothing.
ORSON SCOTT CARD
But in the military you don't get trusted positions just because of your ability. You also have to a...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
Are you the strongest of all men, so strong that you can be merciful to me, a weak woman? Here is th...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
As long as you keep getting born, it's alright to die some times.
ORSON SCOTT CARD
So from then on, he looked at all his choices and said, What would a good person do, and then did it...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
Twisted and perverse are the ways of the human mind," Jane intoned. "Pinocchio was such a dolt to tr...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
This is the Speaker for the Dead? Judging someone by appearances?"
"Maybe I've fallen in love...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
[T]hat's the way of torturers of every age, to put the blame on the victim, especially when he strik...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
I didn't want to see you."
"They told me."
"I was afraid that I'd still love you."
"I...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
I taught you everything you know. But I didn't teach you everything I know.
ORSON SCOTT CARD
the seed of doubt was there, and it stayed, and every now and then sent out a little root. It change...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
The essence of training is to allow error without consequence.
ORSON SCOTT CARD
I'm crazy," said Ender. "But I think I'm OK.
ORSON SCOTT CARD
Grief, she reminded herself, is almost always for the mourner's loss.
ORSON SCOTT CARD
The only way to retrieve a secret,once known, is to replace it with a lie.
ORSON SCOTT CARD
I think you don't grow up until you stop worrying about other people's purposes or lack of them and ...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
Stories are invented as you go along...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
But if you caught my informant,' said Achilles, 'why in the world would Chamrajnagar—or Graff, if ...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
I need to find out if I'm as good at peace as I am at war
ORSON SCOTT CARD
I'll become exactly the tool you want me to be, said Ender silently, but at least I wont be fooled i...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
I love you Ender. More than ever. No matter what you decide.
ORSON SCOTT CARD
Don't launch it," said Bean into his microphone, head down. "Set it off inside your ship. God be wit...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
He didn't feel that way about anybody. You just live in the place you're in, you don't worry about w...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
Once you get a brother, you don’t give him up easy.
ORSON SCOTT CARD
Death is not a tragedy to the one who dies; to have wasted the life before that death, that is the t...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
And then he thought: Is this how idiots rationalize their stupidity to themselves?
ORSON SCOTT CARD
One bachelor is an irritation. Ten thousand bachelors are a war.
ORSON SCOTT CARD
Oh no, real life is escape. The great terrors, the horrors--we hope--of your life come from reading ...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
Life is full of grief, to exactly the degree we allow ourselves to love other people.
ORSON SCOTT CARD
What could go wrong... Doing some stupid impulsive thing that caused the death of drowthers was prac...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
Too many people in the American media have lost any concept of loyalty to their country -- if they e...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
Even the most evil of men and women, if you understand their hearts, had some generous act that rede...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
It was just him and me. He fought with honor. If it weren't for his honor, he and the others would h...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
Unemployment is capitalism's way of getting you to plant a garden.
ORSON SCOTT CARD
Welcome to the human race. Nobody controls his own life, Ender. The best you can do is choose to be ...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
I hope I am remembered by my children as a good father.
ORSON SCOTT CARD
There is more good writing and good acting in any ten minutes of Twister than in, say, all of Citize...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
I say this as a Democrat, for whom the Republican domination of government threatens many values tha...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
Ulysses, obviously. It was an elaborate prank, and our supposed intellectual elite continue to fall ...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
In the moment when I truly understand my enemy, understand him well enough to defeat him, then in th...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
The education that prepared me was my general education classes, which I tried to avoid when I was a...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
There's a reason why every human society has fiction. It teaches us how to be 'good', to...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
…I had seen the princess and let her lie there unawakened, because the happily ever after was so d...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
We're like the wicked witch. We promise gingerbread, then eat the little brats alive.
ORSON SCOTT CARD
We're all trying to decide whether your scores up there are a miracle or a mistake."

"A h...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
You're a monster.
Thanks. Does this mean I get a raise?
No, just a medal. The budget isn't...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
There are times when the world is rearranging itself, and at times like that, the right words can ch...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
Because never in my entire childhood did I feel like a child. I felt like a person all along―the s...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
In order to learn, one must change one's mind
ORSON SCOTT CARD
Everyone is naked. Everyone wants to hide. But life is sweet. Let it go on.
ORSON SCOTT CARD
Most people I know are trying very hard to be good people ... that's how we define virtue,
ORSON SCOTT CARD
Whatever your gravity is when you get to the door, remember―the enemy's gate is down.
...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
There was no doubt now in Ender's mind. There was no help for him. Whatever he faced, now and foreve...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
I will never hurt you.
I will always help you.
If you are hungry
Ill give you my food...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
From you I can learn things that nobody knows.
ORSON SCOTT CARD
O my son Absalom,' Bean said softly, knowing for the first time the kind of anguish that could tear ...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
Nero, you are an example to all the children on this shuttle. Because most of them are so foolish, t...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
I’m not one to despise other people for their sins. I haven’t found one yet, that I didn’t say...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
You get all the pleasures of the puppeteer.
ORSON SCOTT CARD
Come into our home, daughters of Earth; dwell in our tunnels, harvest our fields; what we cannot do,...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
Ender understood more than she said. Manipulation of gravity was one thing; deception by the officer...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
I don't care how much you eat, Ender, self-cannibalism won't get you out of this school.
ORSON SCOTT CARD
How much time? Not as much as I had yesterday.
ORSON SCOTT CARD
In the end it was only Peter who had something he could say from the heart.

"Am I the on...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
You don't have to eat the entire turd to know that it's not a crab cake.
ORSON SCOTT CARD
Because these fools always look up for power. People above you, they never want to share power with ...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
He walked down the corridor, lined with his soldiers, who looked at him with love, with awe, with tr...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
Everyone is naked. Everyone wants to hide. But life is sweet. Let it go on.
ORSON SCOTT CARD
The enemy's gate is down.
ORSON SCOTT CARD
Early to bed, early to rise, makes a man stupid and blind in the eyes
ORSON SCOTT CARD
We've decided that your birthday present will be a car", said Marion.
Danny was touched. "But t...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
In my view, suicide is not really a wish for life to end.'
What is it then?'
It is the onl...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
Being here alone with nothing to do, I've been thinking about myself too. Trying to understand why I...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
Personal humiliation was painful. Humiliation of one's family was much worse. Humiliation of one's s...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
because if you can’t kill then you are always subject to those who can, and nothing and no one wil...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
If only we could have talked to you, the hive-queen said in Ender's words. But since it could not be...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
I'm not a liar, sir,' she said.
"'No, I'm sure you sincerely become whatever it is you're prete...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
If words can be lethal weapons, I must provide them with an arsenal.
ORSON SCOTT CARD
When you have wisdom that another person knows that he needs, you give it freely. But when the other...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
As long as you keep getting born, it's alright to die some times.
ORSON SCOTT CARD
The priests say that God created our souls, and that just puts us under the control of another puppe...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
If pigs could vote, the man with the slop bucket would be elected swineherd every time, no matter ho...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
The only people who think children are carefree are the ones who've forgotten their own childhood.
ORSON SCOTT CARD
From now on, you forget about gravity before you go through that door. The old gravity is gone, eras...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
There's a reason why every human society has fiction. It teaches us how to be 'good,' to beha...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
Perhaps it's impossible to wear an identity without becoming what you pretend to be.
ORSON SCOTT CARD
With false names, on the right nets, they could be anybody. Old men, middle-aged women, anybody, as ...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
Sickness and healing are in every heart; death and deliverance in every hand.
ORSON SCOTT CARD
Perhaps a physicist would know at once why this whole idea was absurd. But then, perhaps a physicist...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
Human beings are free except when humanity needs them. Maybe humanity needs you. To do something. Ma...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
Peter, you're twelve years old. I'm ten. They have a word for people our age. They call us children ...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
Sometimes lies were more dependable than the truth.
ORSON SCOTT CARD
Remember, the enemy's gate is down.
ORSON SCOTT CARD
I think that most of us, anyway, read these stories that we know are not "true" because we're hungry...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
I've watched through his eyes, I've listened through his ears, and I tell you he's the one.
ORSON SCOTT CARD
He could see Bonzo's anger growing hot. Hot anger was bad. Ender's anger was cold, and he could use ...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
Changing the world is good for those who want their names in books. But being happy, that is for tho...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
Well, I'm your man. I'm the bloody bastard you wanted when you had me spawned. I'm your tool, and wh...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
There's a reason why every human society has fiction. It teaches us how to be 'good,' to behave in a...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
She worked her toes into the sand, feeling the tiny delicious pain of the friction of tiny chips of ...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
Let's fly away and live forever
ORSON SCOTT CARD
Besides," said Suriyawong. "This was not a rescue operation."
"What was it, target practice? Ch...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
In a way she actually preferred Peter to other people because of this. He always acted out of intell...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
Individual human beings are all tools, that the others use to help us all survive.” “That’s a ...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
All is going well, very well, I couldn’t ask for anything better—
So why do I hate my life?
ORSON SCOTT CARD
Ender nodded. It was a lie, of course, that it wouldn’t hurt a bit. But since adults always said i...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
You don't know how to love people. You only know how to own them. And because people will never act ...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
The only teacher that's worth anything to you is your enemy.
ORSON SCOTT CARD
With life. Rooter says that life is how God gives purpose to the universe.
ORSON SCOTT CARD
Ningún ser humano es indigno cuando se comprenden sus motivos. Ninguna vida deja de merecer la pena...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
Thrower started toward them at a trot, then remembered his dignity and walked the rest of the way. T...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
I came because I've spent my whole life in the company of the brother that I hated. Now I want a cha...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
This is how humans are: We question all our beliefs, except for the ones that we really believe in, ...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
The computer is also not famous for having mercy.
ORSON SCOTT CARD
Graff had isolated Ender to make him struggle. To make him prove, not that he was competent, but tha...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
There's only one thing that will make them stop hating you. And that's being so good at what you do ...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
No human being, when you understand his desires, is worthless. No one's life is nothing. Even the mo...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
Bean sighed inwardly. It never failed. Whenever he had any conversation with Ender, it turned into a...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
What I want," he said softly, "is to stand in this meadow and walk in the light of the sun.
ORSON SCOTT CARD
The Buggers have finally, finally learned that we humans value each and every individual human life....
ORSON SCOTT CARD
Bean could see the hunger in their eyes. Not the regular hunger, for food, but the real hunger, the ...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
Poke gave him life. Ender gave it meaning.
ORSON SCOTT CARD
The criminal misuse of time was pointing out the mistakes. Catching them―noticing them―that was ...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
She remembered the story from her childhood, about Adam and Eve in the garden, and the talking snake...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
Humans mate with beings who challenge their supremacy. They have conflict between mates, not because...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
The lives of all people flow through time, and, regardless of how brutal one moment may be, how fill...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
When you hear a true story, there is a part of you that responds to it regardless of art, regardless...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
Nights were so real that days began to seem dreamlike to him.
ORSON SCOTT CARD
We don't read novels to have an experience like life. Heck, we're living lives, complete with all th...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
It was possible, wasn't it, that he loved her, and that in this time of terrifying opportunity he wa...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
Because never in my entire childhood did I feel like a child. I felt like a person all along--the sa...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
He knew he could always be smart later, if that turned out to be a better strategy. But once you adm...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
The other four houses yielded jewelry, wallets, credit cards, laptops, iPads and Kindles, even a cou...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
Humanity does not ask us to be happy. It merely asks us to be brilliant on its behalf.
ORSON SCOTT CARD
Ender Wiggin isn't a killer. He just wins—thoroughly.
ORSON SCOTT CARD
I fell into playwriting accidentally, took some classes in it, and also took creative writing classe...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
Unemployment is capitalism's way of getting you to plant a garden.
ORSON SCOTT CARD
Regardless of law, marriage has only one definition, and any government that attempts to change it i...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
I listen to music constantly while writing.
ORSON SCOTT CARD
But in the meantime I became accustomed to the writing life and it would be hard to change now - par...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
God, our genes, our environment, or some stupid programmer keying in code at an ancient terminal - t...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
Working is hard and distracts from having fun.
ORSON SCOTT CARD
I don't believe that there are aliens. I believe there are really different people.
ORSON SCOTT CARD
Metaphors have a way of holding the most truth in the least space.
ORSON SCOTT CARD
Personal affection is a luxury you can have only after all your enemies are eliminated. Until then, ...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
Human beings may be miserable specimens, in the main, but we can learn, and, through learning, becom...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
Fiction, because it is not about somebody who actually lived in the real world, always has the possi...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
I also remembered that you were beautiful."
"Memory does play tricks on us."
"No. Your fac...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
I don't care if I pass your test, I don't care if I follow your rules. If you can cheat, so can I. I...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
The story is one that you and I will construct together in your memory. If the story means anything ...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
The story itself, the true story, is the one that the audience members create in their minds, guided...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
We have to go. I'm almost happy here.
ORSON SCOTT CARD
Ethan Wyeth: I hope you're thirsty."
Gideon Wyeth:"Why?"
Ethan: "Cause your dumb and ugly,...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
You know how writers are... they create themselves as they create their work. Or perhaps they create...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
Soldiers can sometimes make decisions that are smarter than the orders they've been given.
ORSON SCOTT CARD
Our great civilizations are nothing more than social machines to create the ideal female setting, wh...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
Happiness can depend as easily on useless things as on useful ones.
ORSON SCOTT CARD
Hive Queen: They never know anything. They don't have enough years in their little lives to come to ...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
It was not right, thought Han Fei-tzu, for his wife to die before him: her ancestor-of-the-heart had...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
Others find humanity by looking in their own hearts. Only lost souls need to search for it outside t...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
Quing-Jao: I am a slave to the gods, and I rejoice in it.
Jane: A slave who rejoices is a slave...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
It's the most charming thing about humans. You are all so sure that the lesser animals are bleeding ...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
I realized that everything important in sci-fi showed up in the magazines first. It's the proving gr...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
Eko brushed a tear from her eye, and Immo jeered at her, but father held up a hand. "Never mock a te...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
In order to learn, one must change one's mind
ORSON SCOTT CARD
Most people I know are trying very hard to be good people ... that's how we define virtue,
ORSON SCOTT CARD
It's the middle class that feels the luxury of being able to have causes.
ORSON SCOTT CARD
I wonder sometimes if the motivation for writers ought to be contempt, not admiration.
ORSON SCOTT CARD
For he loved her, as you can only love someone who is an echo of yourself at your time of deepest so...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
The enemy's gate is down.
ORSON SCOTT CARD
"Dread is the first and strongest of the...kinds of fear. It is that tension, that waiting that come...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
Early to bed, early to rise, makes a man stupid and blind in the eyes
ORSON SCOTT CARD
[That wall] might be breached sometime in the future, but for now the only real conversation between...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
Anything can become a children's book if you give it to a child...Children are actually the best (an...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
Music isn't just a pleasure, a transient satisfaction. It's a need, a deep hunger; and when the musi...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
Parents always make their worst mistakes with their oldest children. That's when parents know the le...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
I want to be the kind of boy you are, thought Bean. But I don’t want to go through what you’ve b...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
I don't freeze up because it isn't my battle. I'm helping. I'm watching. But I'm free. Because it's ...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
He would always speak the language of the heart with an awkward foreign accent.
ORSON SCOTT CARD
The highest beings of all are the ones who are willing to pay any personal cost for the good of thos...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
Ender leaned his head against the wall of the corridor and cried until the bus came. I am just like ...
ORSON SCOTT CARD
When you walk on the face of a world, then forgiveness comes.
ORSON SCOTT CARD
Aw, Poke, you poor, kind, decent, stupid girl. You saved me and I let you down.
ORSON SCOTT CARD