Michael Crichton Quotes

This novel is fiction, except for the parts that aren’t. -Michael Crichton

All major changes are like death. You can’t see to the other side until you are there. -Michael Crichton, Jurassic Park

It’s hard to decide who’s truly brilliant; it’s easier to see who’s driven, which in the long run may be more important. -Michael Crichton, Congo

No one escapes from life alive. -Michael Crichton, Congo

If you don’t know history, then you don’t know anything. You are a leaf that doesn’t know it is part of a tree. -Michael Crichton

Books aren’t written – they’re rewritten. Including your own. It is one of the hardest things to accept, especially after the seventh rewrite hasn’t quite done it. -Michael Crichton