Dystopian Author Quotes

June 4, 2020
I think of my pile of old paperbacks, their pages gone wobbly, like they'd once belonged to the sea.

Kazuo Ishiguro Dystopian Author Quotes#35

Kazuo Ishiguro I think of my pile of old paperbacks, their pages gone wobbly, like they’d once belonged to the sea.
June 4, 2020
I've always had a great fondness for English detective fiction such as Agatha Christie and Dorothy Sayers.

Kazuo Ishiguro Dystopian Author Quotes#34

Kazuo Ishiguro I’ve always had a great fondness for English detective fiction such as Agatha Christie and Dorothy Sayers.
June 4, 2020
You say you're sure? Sure that you're in love? How can you know it? You think love is so simple?

Kazuo Ishiguro Dystopian Author Quotes#33

Kazuo Ishiguro You say you’re sure? Sure that you’re in love? How can you know it? You think love is so simple?
June 4, 2020
I cannot start a story or chapter without knowing how it ends. ... Of course, it rarely ends that way.

Kazuo Ishiguro Dystopian Author Quotes#32

Kazuo Ishiguro I cannot start a story or chapter without knowing how it ends. … Of course, it rarely ends that way.
June 4, 2020
Memory is quite central for me. Part of it is that I like the actual texture of writing through memory.

Kazuo Ishiguro Dystopian Author Quotes#31

Kazuo Ishiguro Memory is quite central for me. Part of it is that I like the actual texture of writing through memory.
June 4, 2020
What is pertinent is the calmness of that beauty, its sense of restraint.

Kazuo Ishiguro Dystopian Author Quotes#30

Kazuo Ishiguro What is pertinent is the calmness of that beauty, its sense of restraint.
June 4, 2020
I want my words to survive translation.

Kazuo Ishiguro Dystopian Author Quotes#29

Kazuo Ishiguro I want my words to survive translation.
June 4, 2020
When you become a parent, or a teacher, you turn into a manager of this whole system. You become the person controlling the bubble of innocence around a child, regulating it.

Kazuo Ishiguro Dystopian Author Quotes#28

Kazuo Ishiguro When you become a parent, or a teacher, you turn into a manager of this whole system. You become the person controlling the bubble […]
June 4, 2020
The problem, as I see it, is that you've been told and not told. You've been told, but none of you really understand, and I dare say, some people are quite happy to leave it that way.

Kazuo Ishiguro Dystopian Author Quotes#27

Kazuo Ishiguro The problem, as I see it, is that you’ve been told and not told. You’ve been told, but none of you really understand, and […]