(๑╹ڡ╹)╭ ♡ try FastEmoji.com easy search emojis to copy-paste

Keep this in mind - it only works because what's between you, that's real, that's what matters. Billions of those connections between human beings. That's what you're fighting to keep alive.


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
Old Cartoons on DVD. Visit and Bookmark: Cool90s.com!

Related

Thats the thing about the Internet. You can put a lot of distance between yourself and the person yo...
ELLEN WRIGHT
Thats why your doing this? Because Lissa told you to?
RICHELLE MEAD
People are afraid of what exist in the dark and thats only truth
LIL TREYCO
People are afraid of what exist in the dark and thats only truth
LIL TREYCO
People are afraid of what exist in the dark and thats only truth
TREYCO
Run... That's what's going to save you from the deadly virus

"PORNOGRAPHY
DEYTH BANGER
i forgot my past, thats not in my heart aswell, its only in ur mind that bothers both of us...
ADEET AHMED
Thats what a ship is, you know. Its not a keel and a hull and a deck and sails. Thats what a ship ne...
JOHNNY DEPP
Now, thats a pie!
JAMES MAY
They told me never fall in love, it never works out in your favor. You way too young and right now t...
MAC MILLER
today is over. thats what it seems but is alright i will see you in my dreams
CHRIS MACHADO
To you everything thats happening in the world appears phony, to be something other than what it rea...
J. D. SALINGER
I want Jesus to come back and say 'THATS NOT WHAT I MEANT'" -
MARGARET CHO
Me fail english? Thats unpossible.
MATT GROENING
‎"Ok... thats enough of this... time to get rich."
EULLYS "JEWELZ" HINNANT III
Yo, thats illogical I cant have it!
NICK JONAS
No One In the World Care For Others!!!!!!! Thats the real truth of the Life!!!
VIPIN ONGALATHE
You know that place between sleeping and awake, that place where you can still remember dreaming? Th...
JAMIE LEE ALBERT MASTERS
Thats called hypocrisy, you shuck face piece of -!
JAMES DASHNER
All we are is what we're told and most of thats been lies.
JOHN RZEZNIK
The concept of a relationship is fucking idiotic, but thats what makes them normal.
CRAIG DEARING
We Don't live a moment for long, thats why we keep it as a memory. A memory to remember that moment ...
RONI POLUS
This is the most regressive tax thats ever been imposed.
STEVE HUNTER
The process of testing claims is called science. Now, If you have a claim that can't be tested thats...
BILL NYE
You know that place between sleeping and awake, that place where you can still remember dreaming? Th...
JAMIE LEE ALBERT MASTERS
If the placebo effect was a week or two, I would understand that and say, 'Yes, youre right.' You kn...
BOB GREEN
Love his heart and soul not his money thats what we call love
GUNDO MULAUDZI
The only way you can do that decrease taxes, balance the budget, and increase military spending is w...
JOHN B. ANDERSON
Thats the spirit-one part brave,three parts fool.
CHRISTOPHER PAOLINI
But thats not love, he thought, thats not what she wants, nor what any of them want, they do not wan...
JAMES JONES
Never say i m bored because its not your life thats boring its all you that make it boring!
SUPERNA BATHEJA
I wish people could acheive what they think would bring them happiness in order for them to realize ...
ALANIS MORISETTE
you let my trust die ..thats all i need it to finish you over go in peace .
MELANIE ROJAS
Thats why my biggest problems were with LL and Run.
KOOL MOE DEE
“Sometimes I try reading books upside-down because I think, thats what it would be like if I could...
LEIF ERICSSON LEO VENESS
No use thinking of the past for its gone, don't think of the future because it has to come, think of...
KAZI SHAMS
You lose a starting middle linebacker, ... thats the heart and soul of your defense.
ERIC GREEN
suffer. you could say it means endure, but thats not exactly right
E. LOCKHART
Now love's the only thing thats free. We must take it where it's found. Pretty soon it may be costly...
TRACY CHAPMAN
“Sometimes I try reading books upside-down because I think, thats what it would be like if I could...
LEIF ERICSSON LEO VENESS
They say there is other fish in the sea, thats why we masterbait
OMEGA YEMI
What well be trying to do against La Villa will be perfection. We want to perfect our plays and play...
HECTOR GARCIA
We havent broken it down, ... When we met with (Johnson), thats not what she wanted. We opted not to...
BETH PAYNE
I dont want the kind of love thats in movies, I want my own kind,
LYNDSEY ANN-MARIE SHEPARD
The real glory is being knocked to your knees and then coming back. That's real glory. Thats the ess...
VINCE LOMBARDI JR.
There isnt such a reasonable fellow in the world, to hear him talk. He Tom Brown never wants anythin...
THOMAS HUGHES
We are designed to be tough, thats a success story of all life
KAT MORGAN
Do you think I’ll ever get better at this? That my heart might someday stop trying to jump out of ...
STEPHENIE MEYER
Maybe thats what hell is. You go mad, and all your demonds come and get you just as fast as you can ...
ANNE RICE
Even though it's better to die Once.... You still choose a path knowing you'll be KILLED a 100 times...
PIYUSH JAIN
No use thinking of the past for its gone, don't think of the future because it has to come, think of...
KAZI SHAMS
Don't cry pretty girl. Who you are is why you're so good at everything. You won't let yourself be ot...
MAGGIE STIEFVATER
you were the only beautiful thing in whole university which attracted me towards college, but now yo...
PRASOON DWIVEDI
Last year we made the playoffs, but this year thats not enough. We want to at least get to the secon...
COLLEEN KENNEDY
The use of mind is more often than heart in many persons' life. Thats the problem they face often an...
ANUJ SOMANY
Remember, we all stumble,every one of us. Thats why it is a comfort to go hand in hand!
NANDA KUMAR
Everyone says you only fall in love once but thats not true everytime i hear your voice i fall in lo...
ROY CROFT
We are designed to be tough, thats a success story of all life
KAT MORGAN
i know these times are hard, but what you need to focus on is that things are just gonna get worse b...
CECE JACKSON
"Fashion is about good energy. Its about feelings. Thats what I have to give the people, good energy...
ADRIANA LIMA
There are only good people in this world. Sometimes good people do bad things, but thats ok, we forg...
CHARLIE JAMES
There are only good people in this world. Sometimes good people do bad things, but thats ok, we forg...
CHARLIE JAMES
We got going and came out really strong in the first half, and thats what we needed to do. But once ...
EVA LANG
You can't go to sleep without a cup of tea and maybe thats the reason that you talk in your sleep...
LOUIS TOMLINSON
Friends lean on eachother so they never fall down. Thats true friendship.
RICHARD BELLZON
There are bad times, but thats okay, just look for the love in it, don't burn the day away.
DAVE MATTHEWS BAND
what matter most ? _ you . only you.everyday every event would pass by through your vein
LITYMUNSHI
Time flies and we walk thats the reason we never catch up with time.
NOMAN QAYYUM
I wrote for that back in the mid-1980s. Thats what got me thinking New England should have something...
BURT FEINTUCH
i can go on all day pretending to be happy an fooling the world and leave you wondiring when im gone...
AMBER FAITH HUN
"We all have a call in life... Mine is to be me. No matter how hard, no matter how inconvenient. No ...
NILSA FACCHI-BOLLIER
I feel bad for people who don't drink because when they wake up in the morning and get out of bed......
FRANK SINATRA
Gas Attendant: "Thata ain't no etch-a-sketch. Thats one doodle that can't be un-did home skillet.
DIABLO CODY
There's ways to amuse yourself while doing things and thats how I look at efficency.
DONALD KNUTH
What I hope my writing reflects... is a sense of the connections between all human beings... and a d...
CHRIS CRUTCHER
The human mind, if it is to keep its sanity, must maintain the nicest balance between unity and plur...
IRVING BABBITT
Poets often describe love as an emotion that we can't control, one that overwhelms logic and common ...
NICHOLAS SPARKS
If you work just for money, you'll never make it, but if you love what you're doing and you always p...
RAY KROC
theres gonna be some stuff you gonna see thats gonna make it hard to smile in the future, but throug...
TUPAC SHAKUR
It doesn't matter what i think, how i feel, or where i see going. It only matter how you seem to tak...
IJIRASHIIJACK
I don't like people driving faster, that may cause an Accident... Thats the Reason I overtake them.....
NASIR KHAN
When a guy can make fun of you, thats attractive. Who knew that teasing could have so much power ove...
RACHEL BILSON
People are like vampires, they suck the best qualities out of people they date. Thats why one day, y...
NATHAN ELMO MELO
(Joan,1941) She wrote me a letter asking,"How can I read it?,Its so hard." I told her to start at th...
RICHARD FEYNMAN
Facebook keeps asking whats on my mind, i just keep posting : you wouldnt wanna know dat
OLASOT
We need to build on what we know works - local oversight of schools to keep a check on performance, ...
DAVID BLUNKETT
It doesn't matter what i think, how i feel, or where i see going. It only matter how you seem to tak...
IJIRASHIIJACK
Always remember the hankering for the 'other' is never for them, but to use them as a means of your ...
RAMANA PEMMARAJU
That's what is incredible about human beings, is the choice to keep going.
JACK ANTONOFF
Don’t keep your greatness; exhibit it to the admiration of all but note however also to keep your ...
ERNEST AGYEMANG YEBOAH
You need to develop the ability to just be yourself and not be doing something, that's what the phon...
LOUIS C. K.
I have a Disability yes thats true, but all that really means is I may have to take a slightly diffe...
ROBERT M. HENSEL
If you live through the initial stage of fame and get past it, and remember thats not who you are. I...
PATRICK SWAYZE
You can't take on a challenge thats why the only option left is to quit, and the only option left to...
NANA ADJOA SAAM IRENE NYAME YE AGGREY-FYNN
I have found that love does not include hacking into email, deleting friends, pictures,reading journ...
STARGAZER
People are like vampires, they suck the best qualities out of people they date. Thats why one day, y...
NATHAN ELMO MELO
Life is full of rights and lefts,every person takes his own turn,thats why everyone is diffrent from...
OMAR ASHRAF EZZELDIN
I don't think you're heartless, Mitchell. I just think you're different from me. I take certain thin...
NOELLE ADAMS
So he has no head'
'Thats usually what headless means'
'No head at all?'
'Your really...
DEREK LANDY
if you love someone,you did not think if it was right...all you know was you love the person so much...
VERONICA LAPPAY

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
I think it's impossible to really understand somebody, what they want, what they believe, and not lo...
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