No book, however good, can survive a hostile reading.
Perhaps it’s impossible to wear an identity without becoming what you pretend to be.
The commercial work of today is the classics of tomorrow.
Sometimes lies are more dependable than the truth.
A good commander, thought Ender, doesn’t have to make stupid threats.
With life. Rooter says that life is how God gives purpose to the universe.
Never take another human being to the third life, because we don’t know how to go.
Life is full of grief, to exactly the degree we allow ourselves to love other people.
History’s got no bows on it, only frayed ends of ribbons and knots that can’t be untied.
Home is anywhere that you know all your friends and all your enemies.