Top 10 Quotes by Alan Dean Foster

Alan Dean Foster

An apex is always surrounded only by emptiness

Alan Dean Foster
Besides the mistakes that are pointed out, I love the way readers become involved with the characters. When readers start asking about character motivations instead of concentrating on the special effects, it means you're connecting with them on a personal level.
Alan Dean Foster

Getting inside the mind of a terrorist wasn't difficult at all. Even as children, human beings fabricate elaborate revenge fantasies. We're not a particular species. Check out popular video games.

Alan Dean Foster
Freedom is just Chaos, with better lighting. Alan Dean Fo
Alan Dean Foster

Living gives you a better understanding of life. I would hope that my characters have become deeper and more rounded personalities. Wider travels have given me considerably greater insight into how cultural differences affect not only people, but politics and art.

Alan Dean Foster
Freedom is just Chaos, with better lighting.
Alan Dean Foster

How much research I have to do depends on the nature of the story. For fantasy, none at all.

Alan Dean Foster
I hear entire symphonies, oratorios, in my head, but I can't write a note. Alan Dean Fo
Alan Dean Foster

The storm hit with all the fury of a woman who’d been dieting for six months, only to discover she’d gained four pounds.

Alan Dean Foster
The universe is full of dead people who lived by assumption.