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Total Nerd George R.R. Martin Quotes  

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George R.R. Martin, the author/master of torture behind the book series "A Song of Ice and Fire", is a pretty quotable guy. Not a huge surprise considering his epic book series has spawned the wildly popular TV show "Game of Thrones" (which is massively quotable in its own right).

The list of George R.R. Martin quotes includes his views on writing, sex and violence, and the TV show inspired by his books. George R.R. Martin, prior to embarking on the task of writing his seven volume fantasy book series, was a writer in Hollywood who penned episodes of "Beauty and the Beast" and "The Twilight Zone". Here you'll find his thoughts on writing for TV, life, reading, and even some funny George R.R. Martin quotes. 

Make sure to vote for your favorite George R.R. Martin quote on this list of famous George R.R. Martin quotes.
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The Truth


"People claim to hunger for the truth, but seldom like the taste when it's served up."
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The Man Who Reads


"A reader lives a thousand lives before he dies. The man who never reads lives only one."
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Fiction


"All fiction has to have a certain amount of truth in it to be powerful."
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Real Life


"In real life, the hardest aspect of the battle between good and evil is determining which is which."
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