Quotes by Clive Barker

Clive Barker is an English writer, film director, and visual artist. Barker came to prominence in the mid-1980s with a series of short stories, the Books of Blood, which established him as a leading horror writer.

The best Quotes and Sayings

Any fool can be happy. It takes a man with real heart to make beauty out of the stuff that makes us weep.

Clive Barker in Abarat

My imagination is my polestar; I steer by that.

ImaginationClive Barker

Nothing ever begins. There is no first moment; no single word or place from which this or any other story springs.

BeginningClive Barker

Books should make somebody look at how they feel, be honest with themselves.

BooksClive Barker

I firmly believe that a story is only as good as the villain.

StoriesClive Barker

Believe me. Sometimes when life looks to be at its grimmest, there's a light, hidden at the heart of things.

BeginningClive Barker in Abarat