Max Allan Collins: Author Bio About and Best Quotes


Ten of My Favorite Max Allan Collins Quotes 

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

About Max Allan Collins 

Max Allan Collins is a New York Times bestselling author of original mysteries, a Shamus award winner, and a seasoned author of movie adaptations and tie-in novels. Tom Hanks’ production company, Playtone, turned his graphic novel ROAD TO PERDITION into a major motion picture.

Born: Muscatine, Iowa, The United States
Genre: Mystery & Thrillers, Historical Fiction, Comics & Graphic Novels

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Popular Quotes

“Everyone needs help. That’s the human condition.”
― Max Allan Collins, Jump Cut

 “The government, which was designed for the people, has got into the hands of the bosses and their employers, the special interests. An invisible empire has been set up above the forms of democracy.”
Woodrow Wilson, twenty-eighth President of the United States of America. Served 1913–1921. President during World War I, only President to be interred within Washington, DC, at the National Cathedral.”
― Max Allan Collins, Executive Order

“Evelyn: Look, I… I may not be an explorer, or an adventurer, or a treasure-seeker, or a gunfighter, Mr. O’Connell, but I am proud of what I am.
Rick: And what is that?
Evelyn: I… am a librarian.

The Mummy (1999)”
― Max Allan Collins, The Mummy

 “Rick: Can you swim?
Evelyn: Well, of course I can swim if the occasion calls for it.
Rick: [throwing her overboard] Trust me. It calls for it.”
― Max Allan Collins, The Mummy

 “I always turn to the sports page first, which records people’s accomplishments. The front page has nothing but man’s failures. – Earl Warren”
― Max Allan Collins, Supreme Justice

 “Evelyn: [drunk] You’re wondering, ‘What is a place like me doing in a girl like this?’
Rick: Yeah, something like that.”
― Max Allan Collins, The Mummy

“She was a big blonde woman with more curves than the highway out front and just the right number of hills and valleys.”
― Max Allan Collins, Raymond Chandler’s Philip Marlowe: A Centennial Celebration

 “Beware how you take hope from another human being. – Oliver Wendell Holms Jr.,”
― Max Allan Collins

“Zigzag… don’t bunch up. Weave like a drunk on New Year’s… Got it?”
― Max Allan Collins, Saving Private Ryan

“To get what you want, stop doing what isn’t working. – Earl Warren”
― Max Allan Collins

10 Famous Quotes by Author Max Allan Collins

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

One Final Bonus – Max Allan Collins Quote 

“Sometimes I wonder if I’ve changed so much, my wife is even gonna recognize me whenever it is I get back to her, and how I’ll ever be able to, tell about days like today. Ahh, Ryan. I don’t know anything about Ryan, I don’t care. The man means nothing to me; he’s just a name. But if, you know, if going to Rem”al, and finding him so he can go home, if that earns me the right to get back to my wife, well then, then that’s my mission.”

― Max Allan Collins

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