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Alan Moore

Top 10 Alan Moore Quotes,  British
Total Quotes : 103
Television Think Clear

Television and movies have short-circuited reality. I don't think a lot of people are entirely clear on what is real and what is on the screen.

- Alan Moore

Go Brilliant However

Famously, there's not really anywhere to go after nihilism. It's not progressing toward anything, it's a statement of outrage, however brilliant.

- Alan Moore

Giving Up Rather Certainly

Certainly, my many years working in the comics industry, creating products that I do not own, has made me rather fierce on the subject of giving up rights.

- Alan Moore

Magic Very Works

Do I believe, for example, that by using magic I could fly? No. How would you get around gravity? Impossible. Do I believe that I might be able to project my consciousness into a very, very vivid simulation of flying? Yeah. Yes, I've done that. Yes, that works.

- Alan Moore

Here Given Equivalent

Here's the thing: If you're monitoring every single thing that goes on in a given culture, if you have all the information that is there to be had, then that is the equivalent of having none of it. How are you going to process that amount of information?

- Alan Moore

Mind Rather Putting

I enjoy putting my mind into different situations rather than my body.

- Alan Moore

Woman Chapter By The Time

Everything you've ever read of mine is first-draft. This is one of the peculiarities of the comics field. By the time you're working on chapter three of your masterwork, chapter one is already in print. You can't go back and suddenly decide to make this character a woman, or have this one fall out of a window.

- Alan Moore

Celebrity Sign Only

I didn't really sign up to be a celebrity, I only signed up to be a writer.

- Alan Moore

Critique Our Lot

A lot of the critique of our growing mechanization was actually at its strongest, and arguably at its most perceptive, during the late '60s.

- Alan Moore

Everyone Will Previous

Every film is a remake of a previous film, or a remake of a television series that everyone loved in the 1960s, or a remake of a television series that everyone hated in the 1960s. Or it's a theme park ride; it will soon come to breakfast cereal mascots.

- Alan Moore

Art Magic Very

For me, there is very little difference between magic and art. To me, the ultimate act of magic is to create something from nothing: It's like when the stage magician pulls the rabbit from the hat.

- Alan Moore

Achieve Constant Some

Despite the constant clamor for attention from the modern world, I do believe we need to procure a psychological space for ourselves. I apparently know some people who try to achieve this by logging off or going without their Twitter or Facebook for a limited period.

- Alan Moore

Like Movie Set

I could never be the kind of writer who went to the set of the movie and fussed and fretted about, 'Oh, that dialogue's wrong,' or 'That character doesn't look like that.' That would be insufferable.

- Alan Moore

Long Going Will

As far as I can see, it's not important that we have free will, just as long as we have the illusion of free will to stop us going mad.

- Alan Moore

Think Hoping Expecting

I don't think any of us grew up into the world we were hoping for or expecting.

- Alan Moore

Art Thought Think

Art makes us feel less alone. It makes us think: somebody else has thought this, somebody else has had these feelings.

- Alan Moore

Drop Repeats Bits

Culture is just a shambling zombie that repeats what it did in life; bits of it drop off, and it doesn't appear to notice.

- Alan Moore

Like Meet Public

I genuinely like the people I meet at signings or the bits of public talking that I do.

- Alan Moore

Thought Boy Grammar School

Growing up in the Boroughs, I thought I must be the cleverest boy in the world, an illusion that I was able to maintain until I got to the grammar school.

- Alan Moore

Think I Think Lives

I think that we need mythology. We need a bedrock of story and legend in order to live our lives coherently.

- Alan Moore