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I grew up on the crime stuff. Spillane, Chandler, Jim Thompson, and noir movies like Fuller, Orson Welles, Fritz Lang. When I first showed up in New York to write comics back in the late 1970s, I came with a bunch of crime stories but everybody just wanted men in tights.


Frank Miller


#bunch #came #chandler #comics #crime

I'm Andrea Thompson, and unless you've been living in a cave, you probably already know that.


Andrea Thompson


#been #cave #i #know #living

Thompson and Ritchie were among the first to realize that hardware and compiler technology had become good enough that an entire operating system could be written in C, and by 1978 the whole environment had been successfully ported to several machines of different types.


Eric S. Raymond


#become #been #compiler #could #different

Obviously, the person who had most influence on my career was Ken Thompson.


Dennis Ritchie


#had #influence #ken #most #obviously

Yeah, right. I mean, he criticises everybody in the media, then the first thing he does when he finishes is he goes to work for the media. Thompson, too. Hypocritical.


Ian St. John


#everybody #finishes #first #first thing #goes

Jim Thompson understood something about the serial killer before the psychology caught up to it, which is that they are detached to it and they do want to get caught.


Val Kilmer


#before #caught #detached #get #jim

Paranoia: the gift of the survivor and the burden of the overtired, stressed, and terrified...


Patricia Briggs


#humor #mercy-thompson #humor

I kissed her, a long hard kiss. Because baby didn't know it, but baby was dead, and in a way I couldn't have loved her more.


Jim Thompson


#suspense #thompson #love

You are a sick, sick man,” I told him. “Thank you,” Ben replied, looking modest.


Patricia Briggs


#humor #mercy-thompson #sarcasm #silver-borne #humor

Coffee or orange juice?” “Water is fine.” His eyebrows went up. “Uh-oh,” Auriele said, but she was smiling. Darryl was not. “Are you implying that my coffee is not the best in four counties? Or my fresh-squeezed orange juice is less than perfect?


Patricia Briggs


#breakfast #darryl #humor #mercy-thompson #silver-borne






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