Paul Cornell’s Top 10 Popular and Famous Quotes

Ten of My Favourite Paul Cornell Quotes 

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

Popular Quotes

“He’d actually done it! He leaned back into the microphone and whispered to the now silent cave: ‘Come to the Cabaret!”
― Paul Cornell, Doctor Who: Scream of the Shalka

 “The neighbors… hadn’t, thankfully, done the usual by saying that Losley was a pleasant neighbor who’d kept herself to herself. (Always delivered in a tone of voice that suggested that, since keeping oneself to oneself was the single greatest thing one English person could do for another, the suspect ought to be excused whatever psychopathic shit they’d visited on other people.)”
― Paul Cornell, London Falling

“The telemarketers who called her up now seemed either desperate or resigned to the point of a mindless drone, until Judith, who had time on her hands and ice in her heart, engaged them in dark conversations that always got her removed from their lists.”
― Paul Cornell, Witches of Lychford

 “(The Skrull Beatles discuss their future.)

“So when this is all over, are we still gonna be the Skrull Beatles then?”
“I quite fancy being the Skrull Monkees for a bit.”
“The dialogue’s easier.”
“As long as I get to be Peter Tork.”
― Paul Cornell, Wisdom: Rudiments of Wisdom

 “He’s like fire and ice and rage. He’s like the night, and the storm in the heart of the sun. He’s ancient and forever. He burns at the center of time and he can see the turn of the universe. And… he’s wonderful. – Tim Latimer”
― Paul Cornell

 “John Smith: Mankind doesn’t need warfare and bloodshed to prove itself. Everyday life can provide honour and valour. Let’s hope that from now on this country can find its heroes in smaller places. In the most ordinary of deeds.”
― Paul Cornell

“The brilliant escape, the funny line to cap it, despite the lack of timing. And the girl was still dead. The last act had not materialised. The world, and himself, remained so far from what they should be: so imperfect.”
― Paul Cornell, Doctor Who: Scream of the Shalka

 “Wisdom: “Oh, fantastic. We’ve got an army made up of fairies and Beatles, and we’re fighting H. G. Wells’ martians and bloody Jack the Rippers. Who’s next? Dick Van Dyke? Mr Bean? John Cleese and his dead parrot?”
― Paul Cornell, Wisdom: Rudiments of Wisdom

“John: I’m experiencing an odd sensation. I think it might be patriotism.
Spitfire: Steady. Too much of that can damage your health.”
― Paul Cornell, Captain Britain and MI13, Vol. 1: Secret Invasion

“Rumpty!” he muttered, which was very rude if you were one of the few people in the universe who understood what it meant.”
― Paul Cornell, Doctor Who: Scream of the Shalka

10 Famous Quotes by Author Paul Cornell

So there you have it my Ten favourite quotes by Paul Cornell, please comment below and share your favourite quotes by the fantastic author Paul Cornell.  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 Paul Cornell. 

One Final Bonus – Paul Cornell Quote 

“You hear stories like that all your life and think: cool, a ghost bus. But now we have to look at this stuff analytically… a ghost bus?! The “ghost” of a motor vehicle? A public conveyance, presumably, which didn’t head towards the light, move on to join the choir invisible in… bus heaven, the great terminus in the sky, where all good buses go when they… I don’t know, break down, but instead is doomed to … drive eternally the streets of Earth! How can there be a ghost bus?!”

― Paul Cornell, London Falling

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