Meaningful quotes from fahrenheit 451
Do you wish Gilead would come true? — The... Q&ALarysa, got room for an old woman and a cat? I just told a friend that Mexico might end up building a wall to keep out fleeing US citizens. Pence wants, more than anything else, a theocracy. And those are downright dangerous. Id move. Or get burned at the stake. For goodness sake, Pence believes in conversion therapy! We KNOW that doesnt work...although its probably driven a good many folks back into the deepest closet they could find.
Ray Bradbury packs so much into each of his words, each of his lines. He was not happy. He said the words to himself. He recognized this as the true state of affairs. We need to be really bothered once in a while.
by Ray Bradbury
All quotes contain page numbers as well. Blow your nose on a person, wad them, flush them away, reach for another, blow, wad, flush. How did you get into it? How did you pick your work and how did you happen to think to take the job you have? When I talk, you look at me. When I said something about the moon, you looked at the moon, last night.
When Ray Bradbury wrote Fahrenheit in , television was gaining popularity for the first time, and Bradbury was concerned about its increasing influence in everyday people's lives. In Fahrenheit , the contrast between passive entertainment television and critical thought books is a central concern. The following quotes represent some of the most significant ideas and arguments within the novel. It was a special pleasure to see things eaten, to see things blackened and changed. With the brass nozzle in his fists, with this great python spitting its venomous kerosene upon the world, the blood pounded in his head, and his hands were the hands of some amazing conductor playing all the symphonies of blazing and burning to bring down the tatters and charcoal ruins of history.