Scott Westerfeld

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It doesn't take much convincing to make someone believe they're better than everyone else.

Scott Westerfeld

It's amazing how quickly nature consumes human places after we turn our backs on them. Life is a hungry thing.

Scott Westerfeld

What you do, the way you think, makes you beautiful.

Scott Westerfeld

Turns out if you never lie, there's always someone mad at you.

Scott Westerfeld

Hard work's a good distraction.

Scott Westerfeld

Freedom has a way of destroying things.

Scott Westerfeld

I guess sometimes you have to lie to find the truth.

Scott Westerfeld

We don't always get to choose what we love.

Scott Westerfeld

Here's what I've learned about dogs: They're a lot like pretty girls. Having one or two around makes everything more fun, but when you get a whole bunch together, it turns into one big power struggle.

Scott Westerfeld

A little drama wins more friends than boring.

Scott Westerfeld

Junkies might be easy to knock down, but they're never fragile. They have souls like old leather shoes studded with steel, and they're about as much good as friends.

Scott Westerfeld

I can't imagine anything worse than being required to have fun.

Scott Westerfeld

People only worry about the uncanny for about a week; that's the end of their attention span. After that, suspicions turn into shtick.

Scott Westerfeld

I'd watched too many schoolmates graduate into mental institutions, into group homes and jails, and I knew that locking people up was paranormal - against normal, not beside it. Locks didn't cure; they strangled.

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Money's the same, whoever gives it to you. That was the point of money, after all: crisp and clean or wrinkled or disintegrated into quarters - a dollar was always worth a hundred cents.

Scott Westerfeld

Everyone in the world was programmed by the place they were born, hemmed in by their beliefs, but you had to at least try to grow your own brain

Scott Westerfeld