Dean Koontz Quotes

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Dean Koontz
“In this world only the paranoid survive.”
Dean Koontz, Midnight

Brandi L. Bates
“The greatest minds are like film, they take the negatives and develop themselves in darkness...”
Brandi L. Bates, Remains To Be Seen

Dean Koontz
“Sorrow is not a raven perched persistently above a chamber door. Sorrow is a thing with teeth, and while in time it retreats, it comes back at the whisper of it's name.”
Dean Koontz

Dean Koontz
“All these girls swooning over hunky vampires, what they really want is to give away their freedom, to be controlled and told what to do and not have to think -- and never die, of course. It's sick is what it is. I don't want to be a forever-young living corpse.”
Dean Koontz, What the Night Knows

Dean Koontz
“The world howls for social justice, but when it comes to social responsibility, you sometimes can't even hear crickets chirping.”
Dean Koontz, Deeply Odd

Dean Koontz
“In memory, she lived and moved and laughed, but all that a photograph could offer was one frozen moment of a life.”
Dean Koontz, Odd Apocalypse

Dean Koontz
“Holy men tell us life is a mystery.
They embrace that concept happily.
But some mysteries bite and bark
and come to get you in the dark.”
Dean Koontz, Darkfall

Dean Koontz
“Recognizing the structure of your psychology doesn't mean that you can easily rebuild it.”
Dean Koontz

Dean Koontz
“people have a natural tendency to anthropomorphize their pets, to ascribe human perceptions and intentions to the animal where none exist”
Dean Koontz, Watchers

Dean Koontz
“In time, however, I came to understand that one can adore and desire that which is forever beyond reach. This might, in fact, be the hardest truth of human existence.”
Dean Koontz, Demon Seed

Dean Koontz
“I am not only in a cold dark place; I AM a cold dark place.”
Dean Koontz, Demon Seed

Dean Koontz
“With a cry of alarm, he bolted to the bathroom and made it with not a second to spare. He seemed to be on the throne long enough to have witnessed the rise and fall of an empire.”
Dean Koontz

Dean Koontz
“Two murders and an act of arson. Junior was being a bold boy this evening”
Dean Koontz, From the Corner of His Eye

Dean Koontz
“And because it was so wonderful, I slipped back down into that dream of dogs and children and beautiful people who met my eyes and knew me in full, knew me and did not reject me.”
Dean Koontz, Deeply Odd

Dean Koontz
“As a writer, Bibi, you could be a doctor of the soul.”
Dean Koontz, Ashley Bell

Dean Koontz
“Laser beams slid around them, spurts of light sinking through the darkness, eventually touching the stars or lighting the water for a moment on their death ride to the murky bottom.”
Dean Koontz, Star Quest / Doom of the Green Planet