“The two things that matter the most to me: emotional resonance and rocket launchers. Party of Five, a brilliant show, and often made me cry uncontrollably, suffered ultimately from a lack of rocket launchers.” Joss Whedon
“Electricity, telephones… Sometimes I feel as if I were living in an H.G. Wells novel.” The Dowager Countess of Grantham in Downton Abbey (aka scriptwriter Julian Fellowes)
“It’s too dangerous. The research is incomplete. It could kill her.”
“Her heart’s already stopped. How much more dead do you want?” The Ghost She Killed, Cheryse Durrant
“I have to go out… The basement is off-limits, there’s left-overs in the fridge and if a big furry monster comes in and sits on your chest – well, that’s my cat” – Harry Dresden from the televised Dresden Files (based on Jim Butcher’s novels), after they had been attacked by a big non-furry monster.
“When you walk to the edge of all the light you have and take that first step into the darkness of the unknown, you must believe that one of two things will happen: There will be something solid for you to stand upon or you will be taught how to fly.” Patrick Overton