Friday, July 30, 2021

Book Beginnings for Our Times

"Someone must have slandered Josef K., for one morning, without having done anything wrong, he was arrested." 

- From The Trial by Franz Kafka


"It was a pleasure to burn." 

- From Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury


"It was a bright cold day in April, and the clocks were striking thirteen." 

- From 1984 by George Orwell


"I looked at my notes and I didn't like them. I'd spent three days at U.S. Robots and might as well have spent them at home with the Encyclopedia Tellurica." 

- From I, Robot by Isaac Asimov

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