World War Z: An Oral History of the Zombie War Quotes.

1. "Lies are neither bad nor good. Like a fire they can either keep you warm or burn you to death, depending on how they're used."
- Max Brooks, World War Z: An Oral History of the Zombie War

2. "Most people don't believe something can happen until it already has. That's not stupidity or weakness, that's just human nature."
- Max Brooks, World War Z: An Oral History of the Zombie War

3. "The only rule that ever made sense to me I learned from a history, not an economics, professor at Wharton. "Fear," he used to say, "fear is the most valuable commodity in the universe." That blew me away. "Turn on the TV," he'd say. "What are you seeing? People selling their products? No. People selling the fear of you having to live without their products." Fuckin' A, was he right. Fear of aging, fear of loneliness, fear of poverty, fear of failure. Fear is the most basic emotion we have. Fear is primal. Fear sells."
- Max Brooks, World War Z: An Oral History of the Zombie War

4. "I think that most people would rather face the light of a real enemy than the darkness of their imagined fears."
- Max Brooks, World War Z: An Oral History of the Zombie War

5. "The monsters that rose from the dead, they are nothing compared to the ones we carry in our hearts"
- Max Brooks, World War Z: An Oral History of the Zombie War

6. "There's a word for that kind of lie. Hope."
- Max Brooks, World War Z: An Oral History of the Zombie War

7. "I don't know if great times make great men, but I know they can kill them."
- Max Brooks, World War Z: An Oral History of the Zombie War

8. "Imagine what could be accomplished if only the human race would shed its humanity."
- Max Brooks, World War Z: An Oral History of the Zombie War

9. "Sometimes you find your path, sometimes it finds you."
- Max Brooks, World War Z: An Oral History of the Zombie War

10. "[...]you don’t have to be Sun freakin Tzu to know that real fighting isn’t about killing or even hurting the other guy, it’s about scaring him enough to call it a day."
- Max Brooks, World War Z: An Oral History of the Zombie War

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