Dystopian Author Quotes

June 4, 2020
An artist's concern is to capture beauty wherever he finds it.

Kazuo Ishiguro Dystopian Author Quotes#37

Kazuo Ishiguro An artist’s concern is to capture beauty wherever he finds it.
June 4, 2020
But then, I suppose, when with the benefit of hindsight one begins to search one's past for such 'turning points', one is apt to start seeing them everywhere.

Kazuo Ishiguro Dystopian Author Quotes#36

Kazuo Ishiguro But then, I suppose, when with the benefit of hindsight one begins to search one’s past for such ‘turning points’, one is apt to […]
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.