"Like all of us in this storm between birth and death, I can wreak no great changes on the world, only small changes for the better, I hope, in the lives of those I love."
"A man who won't die for something is not fit to live."Dean Koontz on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"To be idle is a short road to death and to be diligent is a way of life foolish people are idle, wise people are diligent."Dean Koontz on Buddha
"The fear of death is the most unjustified of all fears, for there's no risk of accident for someone who's dead."Dean Koontz on Albert Einstein
"The fear of death follows from the fear of life. A man who lives fully is prepared to die at any time."Dean Koontz on Mark Twain
"Death is no more than passing from one room into another. But there's a difference for me, you know. Because in that other room I shall be able to see."Dean Koontz on Helen Keller
"One of the things I like enormously about Bob Weinstein is that that he's the only studio head I have ever known who will change his mind and say he was wrong."
"Nothing gives us courage more readily than the desire to avoid looking like a damn fool."
"There's sometimes a weird benefit to having an alcoholic, violent father. He really motivated me in that I never wanted to be anything like him."
"In my books, I never portray violence as a reasonable solution to a problem. If the lead characters in the story are driven to it, it's at the extreme end of their experience."
"I never discuss a novel while I'm writing it, for fear that talking about it will diminish my desire to write it."