David Baldacci Quotes

People who have expertise just love to share it. That's human nature.

Love Quotes, Nature Quotes

I look for material that both interest me and challenges me. If I am drawn to the material and I have to work hard at it, the characters and the plots reflect the hours and hours of research.

Challenge Quotes, Work Quotes, Character Quotes, Material Quotes

The military is a very cool world to write about. I went down to Ft. Benning, Ga., for military training, and I learned a lot about soldiers and officers and why they joined up and what their life has been like.

Life Quotes

 

As a lawyer, as a private citizen, you see a lot of injustice. You see a lot of people who should have been punished and are not, and people who were punished wrongfully are not vindicated. Fiction is sort of a way to set the record straight, and let people at least believe that justice can be achieved and the right outcomes can occur.

Injustice Quotes, Justice Quotes

Fiction is sort of a way to set the record straight, and let people at least believe that justice can be achieved and the right outcomes can occur.

Justice Quotes

I'm ever curious about the world. I'm driven to go out and find new things to write about. Having a vivid imagination is also a plus.

Imagination Quotes

But if I worried too much about publishers' expectations, I'd probably paralyze myself and not be able to write anything.

Expectations Quotes

Most people associate reading with laying on the beach. They don't see that it's crucial for a democracy!

Democracy Quotes

People have given me classified information, but always with the disclaimer 'This can never end up in a book.' And it never does.

Aim Quotes

Why waste time trying to discover the truth, when you can so easily create it?

Time Quotes, Truth Quotes