John Michael Crichton (pronounced [kraɪtən]) (23 October 1942 – 4 November 2008) was an American best-selling author, physician, producer, director and screenwriter, best known for his work in the science fiction, medical fiction and thriller genres. His books have sold over 200 million copies worldwide, and many have been adapted into films.
- Things do not turn out the way you think they will.
- They didn't understand what they were doing. I'm afraid that will be on the tombstone of the human race. I hope it's not. We might get lucky.
- Julia's original email says, "We have nothing to lose." But in the end they lost everything— their company, their lives, everything. And the ironic thing is, the procedure worked. The swarm actually solved the problem they had set for it.