Octavia Butler Quotes and its meanings

Octavia Butler has written on many topics. Some of the topics he has discussed most are as follows;

Alone Art Friendship Future Hope Leadership Religion Science Time

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What does Octavia Butler write about?

Octavia Butler has written on many topics but he is most famous for his work about alone, art, friendship, future, hope, leadership, religion, science & time. People always share Alone quotes, Art quotes, friendship, future, hope, leadership, religion, science & time from his literary works.

What are the top most famous quotes by Octavia Butler?

Here are the top most famous quotes by Octavia Butler.

  • Once you grow past Mommy and Daddy coming running when you're hurt, you're really on your own. You're alone, and there's no one to help you.
  • Sometimes being a friend means mastering the art of timing. There is a time for silence. A time to let go and allow people to hurl themselves into their own destiny. And a time to prepare to pick up the pieces when it's all over.
  • No, I think the future of humanity will be like the past, we'll do what we've always done and there will still be human beings. Granted, there will always be people doing something different and there are a lot of possibilities.
  • Religion kept some of my relatives alive, because it was all they had. If they hadn't had some hope of heaven, some companionship in Jesus, they probably would have committed suicide, their lives were so hellish.
  • I recognize we will pay more attention when we have different leadership.
  • And by the way, I wanted to point out that Kindred is not science fiction. You'll note there's no science in it. It's a kind of grim fantasy.
  • What I'm working on now - I'm back to fantasy, although considering that it's me, I'm turning it into a kind of science fantasy. It's a vampire story - but my vampires are biological vampires. They didn't become vampires because someone bit them they were born that way.
  • I began reading science fiction before I was 12 and started writing science fiction around the same time.