Dystopian Author Quotes

June 4, 2020
You need to remember that. If you're to have decent lives, you have to know who you are and what lies ahead of you, every one of you.

Kazuo Ishiguro Dystopian Author Quotes#55

Kazuo Ishiguro You need to remember that. If you’re to have decent lives, you have to know who you are and what lies ahead of you, […]
June 4, 2020
It had never occurred to me that our lives, which had been so closely interwoven, could unravel with such speed.

Kazuo Ishiguro Dystopian Author Quotes#54

Kazuo Ishiguro It had never occurred to me that our lives, which had been so closely interwoven, could unravel with such speed.
June 4, 2020
There comes a point when you can more or less count the number of books you're going to write before you die.

Kazuo Ishiguro Dystopian Author Quotes#53

Kazuo Ishiguro There comes a point when you can more or less count the number of books you’re going to write before you die.
June 4, 2020
My friends and I took songwriting very, very seriously. My hero was and still is Bob Dylan, but also people like Leonard Cohen and Joni Mitchell and that whole generation.

Kazuo Ishiguro Dystopian Author Quotes#52

Kazuo Ishiguro My friends and I took songwriting very, very seriously. My hero was and still is Bob Dylan, but also people like Leonard Cohen and […]
June 4, 2020
If you go to Tokyo, I think it becomes very obvious that there's this almost seamless mixture of popular culture and Japanese traditional culture.

Kazuo Ishiguro Dystopian Author Quotes#51

Kazuo Ishiguro If you go to Tokyo, I think it becomes very obvious that there’s this almost seamless mixture of popular culture and Japanese traditional culture.
June 4, 2020
I think it's quite difficult to understand what kind of life a writer leads. They might be millionaires, or they might be starving people.

Kazuo Ishiguro Dystopian Author Quotes#50

Kazuo Ishiguro I think it’s quite difficult to understand what kind of life a writer leads. They might be millionaires, or they might be starving people.
June 4, 2020
I grew up in Britain before it became a multicultural place, so in many ways I have a nostalgia for an England that's vanished - the England of my childhood has actually disappeared.

Kazuo Ishiguro Dystopian Author Quotes#49

Kazuo Ishiguro I grew up in Britain before it became a multicultural place, so in many ways I have a nostalgia for an England that’s vanished […]
June 4, 2020
There was surely nothing to indicate at the time that such evidently small incidents would render whole dreams forever irredeemable.

Kazuo Ishiguro Dystopian Author Quotes#48

Kazuo Ishiguro There was surely nothing to indicate at the time that such evidently small incidents would render whole dreams forever irredeemable.
June 4, 2020
I really have to think of the things fiction can do that film can't and play to the strengths of the novel. With a novel you can get right inside somebody's head.

Kazuo Ishiguro Dystopian Author Quotes#47

Kazuo Ishiguro I really have to think of the things fiction can do that film can’t and play to the strengths of the novel. With a […]