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Orson Scott Card Quotes

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«You're like, both like, Alexander the Great.' We can't both be Alexander.' Well sometimes I think you're two side of the same coin, and I'm the metal in between.» — Orson Scott Card
«Personal humiliation was painful. Humiliation of one's family was much worse. Humiliation of one's social status was agony to bear. But humiliation of one's nation was the most excruciating of human miseries.» — Orson Scott Card
«You know how writers are... they create themselves as they create their work. Or perhaps they create their work in order to create themselves.» — Orson Scott Card
«It will hurt." said Petra. "But let's make the most of what we have, and not let future pain ruin present happiness.» — Orson Scott Card
«With life. Rooter says that life is how God gives purpose to the universe.» — Orson Scott Card
«Anything can become a children's book if you give it to a child...Children are actually the best (and worst) audience for literature because they have no patience with pretence.» — Orson Scott Card
«I think it's impossible to really understand somebody, what they want, what they believe, and not love them the way they love themselves.» — Orson Scott Card
«It's called civilization. Women invented it, and every time you men blow it all to bits, we just invent it again.» — Orson Scott Card
«I don't care how much you eat, Ender, self-cannibalism won't get you out of this school.» — Orson Scott Card
«Then they, too, lay down on mattresses stuffed with straw, hearing the music of the flies to buzz them to sleep, holding each other's hands as they dozed, thinking of the miracles by which love works its will in the world.» — Orson Scott Card
«I will never hurt you. I will always help you. If you are hungry Ill give you my food. If you are frightened I am your friend. I love you now. And love does not end.» — Orson Scott Card
«We don't read novels to have an experience like life. Heck, we're living lives, complete with all the incompleteness. We turn to fiction to have an author assure us that it means something.» — Orson Scott Card
«Metaphors have a way of holding the most truth in the least space.» — Orson Scott Card
«Ethan Wyeth: I hope you're thirsty." Gideon Wyeth:"Why?" Ethan: "Cause your dumb and ugly, but I can do something about thirsty.» — Orson Scott Card
«Home is anywhere that you know all your friends and all your enemies.» — Orson Scott Card
«Where loyalty bound creatures together, they became something larger, something new and whole and inexplicable.» — Orson Scott Card
«But it was not the boyish grin she had known when he bounded along the low-gravity inner corridors of Battle School. This smile had weariness in it, and old fears long mastered but still present. It was the smile of wisdom.» — Orson Scott Card
«When you have a good romance, find ways to make their lives miserable and hellish...Do you think 'Titanic' would have been so popular if they had both lived? Not a prayer.» — Orson Scott Card
«You're not a human being until you value something more than the life of your body. And the greater the thing you live and die for the greater you are.» — Orson Scott Card
«When you have faith in something a lot of other people believe then you a member of the church" said Ceas, "When you have faith in something nobody believes, then you a complete wacko» — Orson Scott Card
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