Charles Stross Quotes

Charles Stross Quotes: The problem with ebook filesharing is simply one of scale. But I think the
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Charles Stross Quote: The trouble is, if you go too far towards being polite, the label that applies is
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Quotes about Charles Stross: I have no policy, for or against: only a personal style. Which is to say, I use them when I think it's appropriate to; for example, an internal monologue by a locquacious and verbose narrator is more likely to be larded with adverbs than an exchange of instant messages between cops at a crime scene.
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Quote about Charles Stross: The dirty little secret of publishing is that, all along, each book sold has had an average of 5 readers. That's an 80%
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Charles Stross Sayings: Like the famous mad philosopher said, when you stare into the void, the void stares also; but if you cast into the void, you get a type conversion error. (Which just goes to show Nietzsche wasn't a C++ programmer.)
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Charles Stross Saying: If I was a Marxist I'd call it the crisis of capitalism. Even though I'm not a Marxist, that seems like a not unreasonable term for the widening gap between the rich and poor that we're seeing ...
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Sayings about Charles Stross: Most people think spies are afraid of guns, or KGB guards, or barbed wire, but in point of fact the most dangerous thing they face is paper. Papers carry secrets. Papers can carry death warrants. Papers like this one, this folio with its blurry eighteen year old faked missile photographs and estimates of time/survivor curves and pervasive psychosis ratios, can give you nightmares, dragging you awake screaming in the middle of the night.
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Saying about Charles Stross: I'd like to be proven wrong on the difficulty of handling the medical side-effects of long term exposure to deep space (both microgravity induced illnesses and radiation damage).
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Charles Stross Quotes: I have not watched the TV show. I do not generally watch TV sci-fi drama shows. They make me itch.
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Charles Stross Quote: An important factor to note is that it's rare for anyone to sell a first novel written before they turned 30-35; long-format fiction tends to require a bunch of experience of human life that takes time to acquire. So your average mid-career novelist is in their forties to fifties!
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Quotes about Charles Stross: If I forget, then it might as well never have happened. Memory is liberty.
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Quote about Charles Stross: I have a fear of nuclear annihilation. I'm a child of the cold war: I didn't live more than 10 miles from a major WarPac nuclear target until the Berlin Wall came down and the CW ended. Knowing you can die horribly at any moment because of decisions made by alien intelligences thousands of miles away who don't even know you exist - there's something Lovecraftian about that, isn't there?
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Charles Stross Sayings: What I'm hoping for is something that goes much, much further than the conservative enablers of dog-eat-dog capitalism putting on a puppet show of cleaning house. But that's probably not going to happen just yet ...
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Charles Stross Saying: I write almost entlirely on Macs, because: Windows gives me hives.
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Sayings about Charles Stross: Where would dictators be without our compliant amnesia? Make the collective lose its memory, you can conceal anything.
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