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John C. Wright

Birthdate: 22. October 1961

John C. Wright is an American writer of science fiction and fantasy novels. A former lawyer, newspaperman, and newspaper editor. He was a Nebula Award finalist for his fantasy novel Orphans of Chaos. Publishers Weekly said he "may be this fledgling century's most important new SF talent" when reviewing his debut novel, The Golden Age. Wikipedia

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Orphans of Chaos
Orphans of Chaos
John C. Wright

„Sometimes the best in people comes out during emergencies. Sometimes not.“

—  John C. Wright

Source: Titans of Chaos (2007), Chapter 19, “The Swift God, Thrice-Greatest” Section 9 (p. 267)

„You all think I am a coward, when all I am is polite.“

—  John C. Wright, book Orphans of Chaos

Source: Orphans of Chaos (2005), Chapter 5, “To Walk with Owls” Section 3 (p. 86)

„It is amazing how well the worst ones think of themselves, and how little the best ones do.“

—  John C. Wright

Source: Titans of Chaos (2007), Chapter 22, “The Bubble Bath” (p. 300)

„Need I say that, if the universe is destroyed, it is unlikely that the British Isles will be preserved?“

—  John C. Wright

Source: Fugitives of Chaos (2006), Chapter 18, “Festive Days on the Slopes of Vesuvius” (p. 280)

„Merlin and Solomon can tell you how well the wise and learned can withstand the foolishness of love!“

—  John C. Wright

Source: Titans of Chaos (2007), Chapter 10, “Love’s Proper Hue” Section 6 (p. 154)

„Ripples on a pond cannot touch a bird hovering above it.“

—  John C. Wright

Source: Titans of Chaos (2007), Chapter 18, “Dream Storm” Section 14 (p. 250)

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„Were I a real master of intrigue, I would not have the reputation for being a master of intrigue.“

—  John C. Wright

Source: Fugitives of Chaos (2006), Chapter 17, “The Ire of the Heavens” (p. 260)

„I will grant you three wishes, but do not ask for immortality without asking for eternal youth.“

—  John C. Wright, book Orphans of Chaos

Source: Orphans of Chaos (2005), Chapter 9, “Otherspace” Section 5 (p. 138)

„War is murder, king-sized.“

—  John C. Wright

Source: Fugitives of Chaos (2006), Chapter 18, “Festive Days on the Slopes of Vesuvius” (p. 281)

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