Quotes by fiction

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  • Carol Ann Duffy
    Carol Ann Duffy
    British poet and playwright 1955-
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    It's always good when women win things in fiction because it tends to be more male-dominated, unlike poetry, which is more equal.
  • Gilbert K. Chesterton
    Gilbert K. Chesterton
    English writer 1874-1936
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    Journalism is popular, but it is popular mainly as fiction. Life is one world, and life seen in the newspapers another.
  • Gilbert Keith Chesterton
    Gilbert Keith Chesterton
    English writer 1874-1936
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    Journalism is popular, but it is popular mainly as fiction. Life is one world, and life seen in the newspapers is another.
  • Robert Stone
    Robert Stone
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    Life is a means of extracting fiction.
  • Gilbert Keith Chesterton
    Gilbert Keith Chesterton
    English writer 1874-1936
    Gilbert Keith Chesterton
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    Literature is a luxury; fiction is a necessity.
  • Gilbert K. Chesterton
    Gilbert K. Chesterton
    English writer 1874-1936
    Gilbert K. Chesterton
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    Literature is a luxury; fiction is a necessity.
  • Brad Holland
    Brad Holland
    American basketball player 1956-
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    Many people have observed that truth is stranger than fiction. This has led some intellectuals to conclude that it's stranger than non-fiction as well.
  • Martin Amis
    Martin Amis
    British novelist 1949-
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    Money doesn't mind if we say it's evil, it goes from strength to strength. It's a fiction, an addiction, and a tacit conspiracy.
  • Billy Campbell
    Billy Campbell
    American film and television actor 1959-
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    Oh, I'm nerdy about science fiction and fantasy and graphic novels and reading, and I'm nerdy about board games. My favorite board game is a board game I'm working on right now. It's a game of Napoleonic era naval warfare, and it's going to be fun.
  • Henry Miller
    Henry Miller
    American writer 1891-1980
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    One can be absolutely truthful and sincere even though admittedly the most outrageous liar. Fiction and invention are of the very fabric of life.
  • Bernard Malamud
    Bernard Malamud
    American novelist 1914-1986
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    One can't make pure clay of time's mud. There is no life that can be recaptured wholly; as it was. Which is to say that all biography is ultimately fiction.
    Source: Dubins Lives p. 27.
  • Arthur Schopenhauer
    Arthur Schopenhauer
    German philosopher 1788-1860
    Arthur Schopenhauer
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    Our first ideas of life are generally taken from fiction rather than fact.
  • Cass Sunstein
    Cass Sunstein
    American legal scholar 1954-
    Cass Sunstein
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    Personalization is everywhere. We are constantly asked, directly or indirectly, to create Our Own Whatever - containing and limited to our 'favorite sources of information.' Republicans do that; Democrats do it; environmentalists do it; terrorists do it; science fiction enthusiasts do it. That's a real problem, I think.
  • Wallace Stevens
    Wallace Stevens
    American poet 1879-1955
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    Poetry is the supreme fiction.
  • Arthur C. Clarke
    Arthur C. Clarke
    British science fiction writer, science writer and futurist 1917-2008
    Arthur C. Clarke
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    Politicians should read science fiction, not westerns and detective stories.
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