Alan Dean Foster, who also works under the pen name James Lawson, is a famous American science fiction and fantasy writer, well-known for his ‘Humanx Commonwealth’ and ‘Spellsinger’ series. Foster is the author of more than 20 novels but specializes in novelization of film scripts. He was also the ghost writer of the original series Star Trek and Star Wars, which went on to become one of the most followed franchisees in Hollywood. In 2008, he received the prestigious Grand Masters award from the International Association of Media Tie-In Writers. He is a firm believer in the fact that one should not write based on the trend of the moment but what he or she is good at. We have curated some of the most famous Alan Dean Foster’s quotes from his books and life. Here are some interesting quotes from this legendary writer.