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Dean Koontz

There's sometimes a weird benefit to having an alcoholic, violent father. H

There's sometimes a weird benefit to having an alcoholic, violent father. He really motivated me in that I never wanted to be anything like him.
Posted 5 months, 1 week ago

I really believe that everyone has a talent, ability, or skill that he can

I really believe that everyone has a talent, ability, or skill that he can mine to support himself and to succeed in life.
Posted 5 months, 1 week ago

Nothing gives us courage more readily than the desire to avoid looking like

Nothing gives us courage more readily than the desire to avoid looking like a damn fool.
Posted 5 months, 1 week ago

I like to deal with EVERY aspect of our condition, and that means terror an

I like to deal with EVERY aspect of our condition, and that means terror and humor in equal mix. Some books have more room for humor than others.
Posted 5 months, 1 week ago

Like all of us in this storm between birth and death, I can wreak no great

Like all of us in this storm between birth and death, I can wreak no great changes on the world, only small changes for the better, I hope, in the lives of those I love.
Posted 5 months, 1 week ago

Play hard. Play, play, play like your life depends on it. Because it does.

Play hard. Play, play, play like your life depends on it. Because it does.
Posted 5 months, 1 week ago

Well, Mr Thomas, while I'm in favour of education, I couldn't in good consc

Well, Mr Thomas, while I'm in favour of education, I couldn't in good conscience recommend a university career in anything but the hard sciences. As a working environment, the rest of academia is a sewer of irrationality, hate mongering, envy, and self-in
Posted 5 months, 1 week ago

I was looking forward to having a halo. It would make such a convenient rea

I was looking forward to having a halo. It would make such a convenient reading lamp.
Posted 5 months, 1 week ago

...because wherever else the future leads, it leads ultimately to death, th

...because wherever else the future leads, it leads ultimately to death, the end that is present in my beginning and in yours.
Posted 5 months, 1 week ago

Be you and only you, which means be you and all the people you have loved..

Be you and only you, which means be you and all the people you have loved...
Posted 5 months, 1 week ago

I needed a moment to understand that I'd been dreaming, that I had come awa

I needed a moment to understand that I'd been dreaming, that I had come awake, and another moment to remember where I had gone to bed.
Posted 5 months, 1 week ago

Sometimes you have to break a rule to save the system.

Sometimes you have to break a rule to save the system.
Posted 5 months, 1 week ago