I constantly remind people that crime isn't solved by technology; it's solved by people.
I didn't invent forensic science and medicine. I just was one of the first people to recognize how interesting it is.
If everybody, every day, would try to do one thing that pulls them beyond themselves the world will start being a better place.
I believe the root of all evil is abuse of power.
Do no harm & leave the world a better place than you found it.
Being with someone who is smart and gives good advice adds tremendously wonderful elements to your life.
To almost die is to know that one day you will, and to never again feel the same about anything.
When I was at college there were two things I vowed I'd never do. One was go to a funeral and the other was deal with computers. And then I ended up being a computer programmer in a morgue.
Even when I am writing I usually take a break around lunchtime and go for a little walk to clear out my head.
My fans want me to talk to them. And even if they want to be critical, I want to hear what they've got to say.
I'm always surprised when large numbers of people buy my books.
I stop working at about 3 p.m. on Fridays.
Night fell clean and cold in Dublin, and wind moaned beyond my room as if a million pipes played the air.
Leaves covered pavement like soggy cereal.
In my forties, my optimism was boundless. I had really good health and tremendous success which allowed me to do anything I wanted.
My friends call me Miss Worst Case Scenario.
I'm very, very sensitive to pain and to people who suffer.
Survival my only hope. Success my only revenge
I won't put myself in a position where I'm vulnerable.
First of all, it does not deter crime, the death penalty.
But when I was a little kid, I was always writing stories and illustrating little books that I would create.
And suddenly the world was filled with wooden faces and flat voices - and, you were alone.
We create our own worlds. We destroy our own worlds. It is that simple..
On the last morning of Virginia's bloodiest year since the Civil War, I built a fire and sat facing a window of darkness where at sunrise I knew I would find the sea.
I refuse to sit on my laurels.
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