Ken Follett: Author Bio About and Best Quotes

Ten of My Favorite Ken Follett Quotes 

Quotes, who doesn’t love a good quote? This series of articles we look at Top 10 Famous Quotes by Author Ken Follett, author quotes are always a challenge and fun to pick, with Ken Follett you will find my Ten favorites of Ken Follett’s quotes. 

About Ken Follett

In 1977, Ken Follett was only twenty-seven when he wrote the international bestseller EYE OF THE NEEDLE. His celebrated PILLARS OF THE EARTH was voted into the top 100 of Britain’s best-loved books in the BBC’s the Big Read, and its sequel, WORLD WITHOUT END, was also widely acclaimed. His family lives in London and Hertfordshire.

Born: Cardiff, The United Kingdom
Twitter: KMFollett
Genre: Mystery & Thrillers, Literature & Fiction

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Popular Quotes

“The most expensive part of building is the mistakes.”
― Ken Follett, The Pillars of the Earth

 “She loved him because he had brought her back to life. She had been like a caterpillar in a cocoon, and he had drawn her out and shown her that she was a butterfly.”
― Ken Follett, The Pillars of the Earth

“Having faith in God did not mean sitting back and doing nothing. It meant believing you would find success if you did your best honestly and energetically.”
― Ken Follett, The Pillars of the Earth

 “Why was it, Lloyd wondered, that the people who wanted to destroy everything good about their country were the quickest to wave the national flag?”
― Ken Follett, Winter of the World

 “A baby was like a revolution, Grigori thought: you could start one, but you could not control how it would turn out.”
― Ken Follett, Fall of Giants

 “The duck swallows the worm, the fox kills the duck, the men shoot the fox, and the devil hunts the men.”
― Ken Follett, The Pillars of the Earth

“She wanted to say ‘I love you like a thunderstorm, like a lion, like a helpless rage’…”
― Ken Follett, The Pillars of the Earth

 “Why do you have to be the same as the others? …Most of them are stupid.”
― Ken Follett, Winter of the World

“I imagined it. I wrote it. But I guess I never thought I’d see it.”
― Ken Follett, The Pillars of the Earth

“The greater their ignorance, the stronger their opinions.”
― Ken Follett, Edge of Eternity

10 Famous Quotes by Author Ken Follett

So there you have it my Ten favorite quotes by Ken Follett, please comment below and share your favorite quotes by the fantastic author Ken Follett.  Furthermore, if you find any Authors not covered for there, top 10 quotes let me know and I will review their works and find some of their best quotes as has been done here for Ken Follett. 

One Final Bonus – Ken Follett Quote 

“Nevertheless, the book gave Jack a feeling he had never had before, that the past was like a story, in which one thing led to another, and the world was not a boundless mystery, but a finite thing that could be comprehended. ”

― Ken Follett, The Pillars of the Earth

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