Alan Bradley

Alan Bradley

I had long ago discovered that when a word or formula refused to come to mind the best thing for it was to think of something else: tigers for instance or oatmeal. Then when the fugitive word was least expecting it I would suddenly turn the full blaze of my attention back onto it catching the culprit in the beam of my mental torch before it could sneak off again into the darkness.More Alan Bradley quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Not very good with death? Father was a military man, and military men lived with death; lived for death; lived on death. To a professional soldier, oddly enough, death was life.More Alan Bradley quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Although it is pleasant to think about poison at any season, there is something special about Christmas, and I found myself grinning.More Alan Bradley quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
What intrigued me more than anything else was finding out the way in which everything, all of creation - all of it! - was held together by invisible chemical bonds, and I found a strange, inexplicable comfort in knowing that somewhere, even though we couldn't see it in our own world, there was a real stability.More Alan Bradley quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Liberals have always been the most fervent Imperialists.More Alan Bradley quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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