Dystopian Fiction Quotes by George Orwell, Paul Di Filippo, Sara Shepard, Maggie Stiefvater and many others.
If you want a vision of the future, imagine a boot stamping on a human face – forever.
Its a heartening fact about the human race that utopian fiction precedes dystopian fiction in the evolution of literature.
I know these are going to sound like school reading-list suggestions, but if you like dystopian fiction, you should check out some of the originals: Anthem, by Ayn Rand; 1984, by George Orwell; or Brave New World, by Aldous Huxley.
Would we be so enamored with dystopian fiction if we lived in a culture where violent death was a major concern? It wouldn’t be escapism.