Paul J. McAuley’s Top 10 Popular and Famous Quotes

Ten of My Favourite Paul J. McAuley Quotes 

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

Popular Quotes

“Even the straightest path has two directions.”
― Paul McAuley, Into Everywhere

 “The multiverse, she said, was like an old library whose shelves were packed with books arranged by a cataloguing system that ranked them according to similarity, each book containing within its covers a story that varied only slightly from the stories of its immediate neighbours, but by increasing degrees from those of increasingly distant books.”
― Paul J. McAuley, Evening’s Empires

“But you need to cultivate patience, youngling. And you need to listen to my words of wisdom, because as far as you are concerned, I am Obi-Wan fucking Kenobi. Okay?”
― Paul J. McAuley, Something Coming Through

 “This is an age of superstition and wishful thinking. The sky is full of evening’s empires, and every one of them is founded on sand.”
― Paul J. McAuley, Evening’s Empires

 “The past doesn’t change, does it?”
“It’s still there, same as it ever was. But we see it differently as we get older.”
― Paul J. McAuley, Evening’s Empires

 “What is the mass of a feeling? What is its wavelength, its position on the electromagnetic spectrum?”
― Paul J. McAuley, Evening’s Empires

“One thing that’s certain about the future: it will have more history than the present.”
― Paul J. McAuley

 “We live in an age that cannibalises its past because it has lost faith in its future.”
― Paul J. McAuley, Evening’s Empires

“pareidolia. They heard whispering voices in the radio pulses of Jupiter or Saturn.”
― Paul McAuley, Evening’s Empires

“When people go looking for something, they often find something else.”
― Paul J. McAuley, Evening’s Empires

10 Famous Quotes by Author Paul J. McAuley

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

One Final Bonus – Paul J. McAuley Quote 

“They were sitting outside the big Starbucks that anchored the western end of Pioneer Square. Lisa was drinking iced tea sweetened with half a dozen packets of sugar, Bria a flat white, Pete sprawled under the table with a dish of water. All around, people sat at café tables in the late afternoon sunlight, perched on broad steps that dropped to the well where a gout of water pulsed and plashed. Smart little yellow trams ran along one side of the square, which was bordered by office buildings and the plate-glass windows of high-end shops. A sliver of Earth jammed into this alien world, where a dozen or more Elder Cultures had lived and died out or ascended to some unfathomable stage of consciousness, leaving behind ruins and artefacts, scraps of technology, algorithms and eidolons. A perfectly ordinary scene…”

― Paul McAuley, Into Everywhere

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Dave Peterson Passion for adventure and sharing his life long journey with as many others as possible. "What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us." HENRY S. HASKINS

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