Top 10 Quotes by Scott McCloud

Scott McCloud

Comic book readers are just as abandoned by the corporate system as the creators, despite the importance supposedly given their hard-earned dollars. The average comics shop can offer only a tiny fraction of an industrywide selection that is itself extremely limited in scope. And even when readers know exactly what they want, the search can be maddeningly futile.

Scott McCloud
Today, comics is one of the very few forms of mass communication in which individual voices still have a chance to be heard.
Scott McCloud

The ancestors of printed comics drew, painted and carved their time-paths from beginning to end, without interruption, ... the infinite canvas.

Scott McCloud
Typically, you're going to set your peak in August,
Scott McCloud

[The digital revolution, he argued, would bring comics closer to their roots: cave paintings. Yes, cave paintings.] The ancestors of printed comics drew, painted and carved their time-paths from beginning to end, without interruption, ... the infinite canvas.

Scott McCloud
There's a very big part of me that just wants to take all of comics history and toss it on the bonfire. I'd sort of like to get on to the future.
Scott McCloud

A medium is a bridge between two minds.

Scott McCloud
Space does for comics what time does for film!
Scott McCloud

This is part of the mutual assistance program. Companies provide assistance in times of emergencies.

Scott McCloud
Creator and reader are partners in the invisible creating something out of nothing, time and time again.