Mary Robinette Kowal: Author Bio About and Best Quotes

Ten of My Favorite Mary Robinette Kowal Quotes 

Mary Robinette Kowal, a writer whom I am guessing you love? Here are our 10 best Mary Robinette Kowal 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 Mary Robinette Kowal’s top 10 popular and famous quotes. Like every good writer Mary Robinette Kowal made a number of memorable quotes, here are some of our favorites: 

About Mary Robinette Kowal

Mary Robinette Kowal is the author of the Lady Astronaut Universe and the Glamourist Histories series and Ghost Talkers. As a member of the award-winning podcast Writing Excuses, she has received the Astounding Award for Best New Writer, four Hugo awards, the RT Reviews award for Best Fantasy Novel, the Nebula, and Locus awards. Her stories have appeared in Strange Horizons, Asimov’s, several Year’s Best anthologies, and Word Puppets and Scenting the Dark and Other Stories.

Born: The United States
Twitter: maryrobinette
Genre: Science Fiction & Fantasy, Short Stories, Historical Fantasy

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Popular Quotes

“Perfection is different to every viewer.”
― Mary Robinette Kowal, Shades of Milk and Honey

 “And you are right.” He had a wry tone to his voice. “Which I am sure you are going to lord over me.”
“I don’t know.” Ginger opened her eyes and tried to match him. “Can one ‘lady it over’ someone?”
“My lady, I believe you do that all the time.”
“Ah … but I’m not a lady, am I? Simply an American.”
“Well, you can definitely American it over someone.”
― Mary Robinette Kowal, Ghost Talkers

“I wanted to. I wanted to get off the planet and back into space and not have to watch him die. Not have to watch him lose control of his body piece by piece.

And I wanted to stay here and be with him and steal every moment left that he had breath in his body.”
― Mary Robinette Kowal, The Lady Astronaut of Mars

 “One must not put trust in novelists, Beth; they create worlds to fit their own needs and drive their characters mad in doing it.”
― Mary Robinette Kowal, Shades of Milk and Honey

 “Nathaniel and I were a healthy young married couple, so most of the stars I saw were painted across the inside of my eyelids.”
― Mary Robinette Kowal, The Calculating Stars

 “It’s not about adding diversity for the sake of diversity, it’s about subtracting homogeneity for the sake of realism.”
― Mary Robinette Kowal

“It’s a hard thing to look at something you want and to know that the right choice is to turn it down.”
― Mary Robinette Kowal, The Lady Astronaut of Mars

 “The difference between fanfic and a “real” novel is that fanfic is honest about its inspiration.”
― Mary Robinette Kowal

“If you don’t know by now, you own me, heart, mind, body, and soul”
― Mary Robinette Kowal, Without a Summer

“I would rather have you honestly angry with me than polite.”
― Mary Robinette Kowal, Shades of Milk and Honey

10 Famous Quotes by Author Mary Robinette Kowal

Quotes for all, here you found our selection of 10 Mary Robinette Kowal quotes. Make sure you help by commenting your best Mary Robinette Kowal 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 Mary Robinette Kowal. However, feel free to comment below if you disagree or would like to include some other great and memorable Mary Robinette Kowal quotes in our list. 

One Final Bonus – Mary Robinette Kowal Quote 

“She sighed to cover her agitation. “You are insufferable.” “I prefer ‘inscrutable.’” He smiled, softening a little at her teasing tone, and because she had allowed the change of topic. “Inexplicable would be more accurate.” “Inconceivable!” She rested her hand on her ever-increasing stomach. “Not any longer.” He laughed and kissed her on the forehead. “I do not think that word means what you think it means.” “Humph!” But Jane was delighted that she had managed to make him laugh.”
― Mary Robinette Kowal, Of Noble Family

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