“Do you not know that a man is not dead while his name is still spoken?” Following Terry Pratchett's death, here are some of his best quotations as chosen by the New Statesman team.
The best of all possible worlds.
For more than 40 years, Terry Pratchett used science fiction and fantasy to craft subtle satires. But the onset of Alzheimer’s forced him to confront a stark question – what happens when he is no longer able to write?
A common misconception about Pratchett’s work is the fantasy setting divorces it from the real world. Nothing could be further from the truth.