Ken MacLeod: Author Bio About and Best Quotes

Ten of My Favorite Ken MacLeod Quotes 

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

About Ken MacLeod

Ken MacLeod’s SF novels have won the Prometheus Award, the BSFA Award, and been shortlisted for Hugo and Nebula awards. In Scotland, he lives near Edinburgh

Born: August 02, 1954, Stornoway, Isle of Lewis, Scotland, The United Kingdom
Twitter: amendlocke
Genre: Science Fiction & Fantasy

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Popular Quotes

“If you’re interested, you’ll be there.”
― Ken MacLeod

 “…maybe we can do better than this. And to ask yourself: where’s the vulnerable point in this multiple-choice totalitarianism? It seems…seamless. What can an individual do against it?… I suggest that you doubt, disobey, desert. Particularly if you are called upon to fight against those who insist, against all the evidence, that we are one people.”
― Ken MacLeod, The Star Fraction

“White-hot needles stabbed through his eyes into his head, into his brain: a new environment for the information viruses, where they replicated, forming snarls of complex logic that entangled him, clanking mechanisms that pursued him from one thought to another, down corridors of memory and forgotten rooms of days.”
― Ken MacLeod, The Star Fraction

 “Intellectually he understood perfectly what the problem was: guilt and doubt, the waste products of innocence and faith, inhibited him and filled him with self-loathing even at his own weakness in trying to be free of them.”
― Ken MacLeod, The Star Fraction

 “There’s a part of the human brain, the temporal lobe, that is associated with religious experiences as well as with epilepsy.”
― Ken MacLeod, Descent

 “The world has become one big grassy knoll, crawling with lone gunmen who think they’re the Warren Commission.”
― Ken MacLeod, Cosmonaut Keep

“She read it over, decided it was too complicated for Memo, and ran it through an app called MyTxt4Dummies.”
― Ken MacLeod, Intrusion

 “I knew from the beginning it was hopeless, but it’s possible to love without hope.”
― Ken MacLeod, Cosmonaut Keep

“Do AIS dream in electric sleep?

He hoped it had nanosecond nightmares.”
― Ken MacLeod, The Star Fraction

“Change the problem by changing your mind.”
― Ken MacLeod, Intrusion

10 Famous Quotes by Author Ken MacLeod

So there you have it my Ten favorite quotes by Ken MacLeod, please comment below and share your favorite quotes by the fantastic author Ken MacLeod.  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 MacLeod. 

One Final Bonus – Ken MacLeod Quote 

“Whatever the truth about the Deliverer, she will remain in my mind as she was shown on that statue, and all the other statues and murals, songs and stories: riding, at the head of her own swift cavalry, with a growing migration behind her and a decadent, vulnerable, defenceless and rich continent ahead; and, floating bravely above her head and above her army, the black flag on which nothing is written.”

― Ken MacLeod, The Sky Road

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