Famous Mark Haddon Quotes

  • All the other children at my school are stupid. Except I’m not meant to call them stupid, even though this is what they are. – Mark Haddon

    All the other children at my school are stupid. Except I’m not meant to call them stupid, even though this is what they are.– Mark Haddon

  • No more things should be presumed to exist than are absolutely necessary – Mark Haddon

    No more things should be presumed to exist than are absolutely necessary– Mark Haddon

  • …companionship refused is worse than loneliness. – Mark Haddon

    …companionship refused is worse than loneliness.– Mark Haddon

  • And this shows that sometimes people want to be stupid and they do not want to know the truth. – Mark Haddon

    And this shows that sometimes people want to be stupid and they do not want to know the truth.– Mark Haddon

  • Also I didn’t habe 20/20 vision whch you needed to be a pilot. But I said you could still want something that is very unlikely to happen. – Mark Haddon

    Also I didn’t habe 20/20 vision whch you needed to be a pilot. But I said you could still want something that is very unlikely to happen.– Mark Haddon

  • Maybe it was the heart which punished one with such exquisite accuracy. – Mark Haddon

    Maybe it was the heart which punished one with such exquisite accuracy.– Mark Haddon

  • She is off the heart’s map and her compass is spinning. – Mark Haddon

    She is off the heart’s map and her compass is spinning.– Mark Haddon

  • Water purling between the rocks, weed under the surface like green hair in the wind. – Mark Haddon

    Water purling between the rocks, weed under the surface like green hair in the wind.– Mark Haddon

  • I find people confusing. – Mark Haddon

    I find people confusing.– Mark Haddon

  • Lots of things are mystries. But that doesn’t mean there isn’t an answer to them. It’s just that scientists haven’t found the answer yet. – Mark Haddon

    Lots of things are mystries. But that doesn’t mean there isn’t an answer to them. It’s just that scientists haven’t found the answer yet.– Mark Haddon