My Irish passport makes me look like a chief of staff for the Provisional IRA.

— Jack Higgins

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Human beings are not like they are portrayed in Hollywood.

They are individuals who are a mixture of good and bad.


I really don't know why the Muslims do what they are doing.

Those terrorists don't seem to have a moral code.


I realized fear one morning, with the blare of the fox hunter's sound.

When they're all chasin' the poor bloody fox, 'tis safer to be dressed like the hound.


Words become meaningless, the mind cuts itself off from reality for a little while, a necessary breathing space until one is ready to cope.


I like when people question if the characters are really villains or protagonists. These types are very interesting to write about.