“All I see are dead people.” ~12 Monkeys
“Over the bleached bones and jumbled residues of numerous civilizations are written the pathetic words: Too late.”
~Martin Luther King, Jr.
“And we danced, on the brink of an unknown future, to an echo from a vanished past.”
~The Day of the Triffids, John Wyndham
“I know not with what weapons WW3 will be fought, but WW4 will be fought with sticks and stones.”
“This is the way the world ends
Not with a bang but a whimper.”
~The Hollow Men, T.S. Eliot
I don’t know about you, but theses quotes give me the shivers. Looking into a view our world’s future can be excruciatingly painful, and yet it draws me. There is no better canvas, no better crucible to examine the human character than in a post-apocalyptic world.
Quotes: The Knowledge