Douglas Noel Adams was born on the 11th of March, 1952 in Cambridge, United Kingdom. He was was an English author, screenwriter, essayist, humorist, satirist and dramatist. Douglas Adams is a renowned British comic writer whose works satirize contemporary life through a luckless protagonist who deals ineptly with societal forces beyond his control.
Douglas Adams was best known for “The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy” A mock-science fiction that originated in 1978 as a BBC radio comedy before developing into a “trilogy” of five books that sold more than 15 million copies in his lifetime and generated a television series, several stage plays, comics, a video game, and in 2005 a feature film. Douglas Adams died May 11, 2001 in Montecito, California, United States.
In this article, we have compiled a collection of famous Douglas Adams quotes and sayings.
80 Douglas Adams Quotes About Life, Science & The Universe
“Ask a glass of water!” ― Douglas Adams Quote
“No,” said the old man, “that’s just perfectly normal paranoia. Everyone in the Universe has that.” ― Douglas Adams Quote
“There is a theory which states that if ever anyone discovers exactly what the Universe is for and why it is here, it will instantly disappear and be replaced by something even more bizarre and inexplicable.
There is another theory which states that this has already happened.” ― Douglas Adams Quote
‘Because if you’re dealing with somebody who has the sort of mentality which likes leaving hats on the pavement with bricks under them you know perfectly well they won’t give up. They’ll get you in the end.” ― Douglas Adams Quote