Dan Brown Quotes


Type: Novelist

Born: June 22, 1964


Dan Brown is the author of numerous #1 bestselling novels, including "The Da Vinci Code", which has become one of the best selling novels of all time as well as the subject of intellectual debate among readers and scholars. Brown’s novels are published in 56 languages around the world with over 200 million copies in print.

Dan Brown Quotes

The only difference between you and God is that you have forgotten you are divine.

Forgiveness is God's greatest gift

Learning the truth has become my life's love.

…In the end we are all just searching for truth, that which is greater than ourselves.

There comes a moment in history when ignorance is no longer a forgivable offense... a moment when only wisdom has the power to absolve. - Bertrand Zobrist

When his brain died, all of the memories
held in his gray matter, along with all of the knowledge he had acquired, would simply evaporate
in a flood of chemical reactions.

The man now retrieved a linen cloth and stuffed it deep into Katherine’s mouth. “Death,” he
whispered to her, “should be a quiet thing.

It has always been this way. Death is followed by birth. To reach paradise, man must pass through inferno. - Bertrand Zobrist

God answers all prayers, but sometimes his answer is 'no'.

God is found in the collection of Many. . . rather than in the One.

Great minds are always feared by lesser minds.

Small minds have always lashed out at what they don't understand.

The power of human thought grows exponentially with the number of minds that share that thought.

Knowledge grows exponentially. The more we know, the greater our ability to learn, and the faster we expand our knowledge base.

Darkness feeds on apathy.

Knowledge is power, and the right knowledge lets man perform miraculous, almost godlike tasks.

Knowledge is a tool, and like all tools, its impact is in the hands of the user.

Science and religion are not at odds. Science is simply too young to understand.

Religion is like language or dress. We gravitate toward the practices with which we were raised. In the end, though, we are all proclaiming the same thing. That life has meaning. That we are grateful for the power that created us.

Very little in any organized faith is truly original. Religions are not born from scratch. They grow from one another. Modern religion is a collage ... an assimilated historical record of man's quest to understand the divine.

Don't tell anyone, but on the pagan day of the sun god Ra, I kneel at the foot of an ancient instrument of torture and consume ritualistic symbols of blood and flesh. ...And if any of you care to join me, come to the Harvard chapel on Sunday, kneel beneath the crucifix, and take Holy Communion.

Science tells me God must exist.
My mind tells me I'll never understand God.
My heart tells me I'm not meant to.

[Vittoria Vetra]

It seemed there was always a close correlation between true believers and high body counts.

Religion is flawed, but only because man is flawed.

He respected the power of faith, the benevolence of churches, the strength religion gave so many people . . . and yet, for him, the one intellectual suspension of disbelief that was imperative if one were truly going to "believe" had always proved too big an obstacle for his academic mind. "I want to believe," he heard himself say.

Precision can be suffocating

Buddha had said:
"Each of us is a God. Each of us knows all. We need only open our minds to hear our own wisdom.

Faith is universal. Our specific methods for understanding it are arbitrary. Some of us pray to Jesus, some of us go to Mecca, some of us study subatomic particles. In the end we are all just searching for truth, that which is greater than ourselves.

…Our sunsets have been reduced to wavelengths and frequencies. The complexities of the universe have been shredded into mathematical equations. Even our self-worth as human beings has been destroyed.

Faith ― acceptance of which we imagine to be true, that which we cannot prove.

Langdon turned to Sophie. "Who is that? What... happened?"
Teabing hobbled over. "You were rescued by a knight brandishing an Excalibur made by Acme Orthopedic.

Nem biztosíthatunk magángépet vallástörténeti könyvek szerzőinek. Ha hajlandó vagy megírni Az ikonográfia ötven árnyalatát, akkor beszélhetünk róla.

You just crossed six time zones,” the pilot offered.

Men go to far greater lengths to avoid what they fear than to obtain what they desire.

الخوف يقرّب الناس من الله

the Z-particle Pure energy - no mass at all. It may well be the
smallest building block in nature. Matter is nothing but trapped energy.

She lay outside in the courtyard, staring up at the raindrops… feeling them hit her body… trying to guess where one would land next. The nuns called again, threatening that pneumonia might make an insufferably headstrong child a lot less curious about nature.

Forgive them, you might say, for they know not what they do. But there comes a moment in history when ignorance is no longer a forgivable offense, a moment when only wisdom has the power to absolve.

Since the beginning of time, spirituality and religion have been called to fill in the gaps that science did not understand.

History is always written by the winners. When two cultures clash, the loser is obliterated, and the winner writes the history books-books which glorify their own cause and disparage the conquered foe. As Napoleon once said, 'What is history, but a fable agreed upon?

By its very nature, history is always a one-sided account.

History, if it has taught us anything at all, has taught us that the strange ideas we deride today will one day be our celebrated truths.

History had a way of playing cruel tricks on those who chased it.

ان رياح التغيير قادمة بلا شك

Isn’t antimatter what fuels the U.S.S.

When it comes to passion, I'm not sure you have any choice but to follow.

Symbols,” Langdon said, “in no way confirm the presence of their original creators.

As a scientist I have come to learn that information is
only as valuable as its source.

The more man learned, the more he realized he did not know.

These books can't possibly compete with centuries of established history, especially when that history is endorsed by the ultimate bestseller of all time."
Faukman's eyes went wide. "Don't tell me Harry Potter is actually about the Holy Grail."
"I was referring to the Bible."
Faukman cringed. "I knew that.

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