Robert Silverberg’s Top 10 Popular and Famous Quotes

Ten of My Favourite Robert Silverberg Quotes 

Love reading? Then it’s likely you will love a good quote from your favourite author. This article covers Robert Silverberg’s Top 10 Popular and Famous Quotes that we at Australia Unwrapped have collected from some of his greatest works. Robert Silverberg quotes to remember and here you will find 10 of the best. A memorable quote can stay with you and can be used along your journey. Choosing Robert Silverberg’s top 10 quotes is not easy, but here they are:

Popular Quotes

“I’m an urban New Yorker to the last molecule.”
― Robert Silverberg, Dying Inside

 “Why should love require a contract? Why put yourself into the clutches of the state and give it power over you? Why invite lawyers to fuck around with your assets? Marriage is for the immature and the insecure and the ignorant. We who see through such institutions should be content to live together without legal coercion.”
― Robert Silverberg

“It was like that all the time, in those years: an endless trip, a gaudy voyage. But powers decay. Time leaches the colors from the best of visions. The world becomes grayer. Entropy beats us down. Everything fades. Everything goes. Everything dies.”
― Robert Silverberg, Dying Inside

“She was strikingly ignorant, but he had known that from the start. What he had not known was how quickly her ignorance would cease to seem charming and would begin to seem contemptible.”
― Robert Silverberg, Thorns

 “That is to say, things have a way of getting worse and worse all the time, until in the end they get so bad that we lack even the means of knowing how bad they really are.”
― Robert Silverberg

 “Having lost our present and our future, we had of necessity to bend all our endeavors to the past, which no one could take from us if only we were vigilant enough.”
― Robert Silverberg, Nightwings

“When you know that something is dying inside you, you learn not to put much trust in the random vitalities of the fleeting moment.”
― Robert Silverberg

 “My temperament is not inclined toward more self-promotion than is absolutely necessary for my professional well-being.”
― Robert Silverberg

“Living, we fret. Dying, we live. I’ll keep that in mind. I’ll be of good cheer.”
― Robert Silverberg

“Utopias are boring. Distopias on the other hand, are interesting.”
― Robert Silverberg

10 Famous Quotes by Author Robert Silverberg

10 quotes by Robert Silverberg there you go! It’s never an easy task picking the best quotations from great writers, so please if you disagree or have more to add, please comment and share your opinions. My 10 greatest Robert Silverberg quotes will likely be different from yours; however, that’s the best thing about them, each quote can mean something different to each person. So don’t wait, comment and shares your best Robert Silverberg Quote. 

One Final Bonus – Robert Silverberg Quote 

“He felt disgruntled and obscurely let down at having paid good money to discover that the vision that had so irradiated his consciousness was a second-hand one. On the other hand, he told himself, probably it was better to hear that a phantom memory had come floating up out of some lecture of his student days than to be informed that he was going out of his mind.”― Robert Silverberg

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