Douglas Adams: Author Bio About and Best Quotes

Ten of My Favorite Douglas Adams Quotes 

Douglas Adams, a writer whom I am guessing you love? Here are our 10 best Douglas Adams quotes for you to enjoy. At Australia Unwrapped we believe every book has at least one quotable line, and our mission is to find them all. Here you will find Douglas Adams’s top 10 popular and famous quotes. Like every good writer Douglas Adams made a number of memorable quotes, here are some of our favorites: 

About Douglas Adams

English author, musician, and comic radio dramatist Douglas Noel Adams. His most famous work is the Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy series. The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy began as a radio series, and grew into a trilogy of five books (which sold more than fifteen million copies during Adams’ lifetime), a television series, a comic book series, and a computer game. The series has also been adapted for live theatre using various scripts; the earliest productions used Adams’ own original material. His illegible signature and initials “DNA” were known to some fans as Bop Ad.

Born: March 11, 1952, Cambridge, England, The United Kingdom
Died: May 11, 2001
Genre: Science Fiction, Mystery, Humor

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Popular Quotes

“Don’t Panic.”
― Douglas Adams, The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy

 “There is a theory which states that if ever anyone discovers exactly what the Universe is for and why it is here, it will instantly disappear and be replaced by something even more bizarre and inexplicable.

There is another theory which states that this has already happened.”
― Douglas Adams, The Restaurant at the End of the Universe

“The fact that we live at the bottom of a deep gravity well, on the surface of a gas covered planet going around a nuclear fireball 90 million miles away and think this to be normal is obviously some indication of how skewed our perspective tends to be.”
― Douglas Adams, The Salmon of Doubt: Hitchhiking the Galaxy One Last Time

 “The Guide says there is an art to flying”, said Ford, “or rather a knack. The knack lies in learning how to throw yourself at the ground and miss.”
― Douglas Adams, Life, the Universe and Everything

 “The story so far:
In the beginning the Universe was created.
This has made a lot of people very angry and been widely regarded as a bad move.”
― Douglas Adams, The Restaurant at the End of the Universe

 “A learning experience is one of those things that says, ‘You know that thing you just did? Don’t do that.”
― Douglas Adams, The Salmon of Doubt

“I may not have gone where I intended to go, but I think I have ended up where I needed to be.”
― douglas adams, The Long Dark Tea-Time of the Soul

 “I refuse to answer that question on the grounds that I don’t know the answer”
― Douglas Adams

“I love deadlines. I love the whooshing noise they make as they go by.”
― Douglas Adams, The Salmon of Doubt

“Time is an illusion. Lunchtime doubly so.”
― Douglas Adams, The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy

10 Famous Quotes by Author douglas adams

Quotes for all, here you found our selection of 10 douglas adams quotes. Make sure you help by commenting your best douglas adams quote below and sharing our favorite authors so we can look them up, read some of their works and give you the best quotes we can find. We hope you enjoyed our top 10 quotes by douglas adams. However, feel free to comment below if you disagree or would like to include some other great and memorable douglas adams quotes in our list. 

One Final Bonus – douglas adams Quote 

“For instance, on the planet Earth, man had always assumed that he was more intelligent than dolphins because he had achieved so much—the wheel, New York, wars and so on—whilst all the dolphins had ever done was muck about in the water having a good time. But conversely, the dolphins had always believed that they were far more intelligent than man—for precisely the same reasons.”
― Douglas Adams, The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy

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