Dystopian Author Quotes

March 16, 2020
Polemical debates happen all the time in France.

Michel Houellebecq Dystopian Author Quotes#42

Michel Houellebecq Polemical debates happen all the time in France.
March 16, 2020
Using a big word like 'plagiarism'... always causes some damage. It will always do lasting damage, like accusations of racism.

Michel Houellebecq Dystopian Author Quotes#41

Michel Houellebecq Using a big word like ‘plagiarism’… always causes some damage. It will always do lasting damage, like accusations of racism.
March 16, 2020
I tend to think that good and evil exist and that the quantity in each of us is unchangeable. The moral character of people is set, fixed until death.

Michel Houellebecq Dystopian Author Quotes#40

Michel Houellebecq I tend to think that good and evil exist and that the quantity in each of us is unchangeable. The moral character of people […]
March 16, 2020
Father died last year. I don't subscribe to the theory by which we only become truly adult when our parents die; we never become truly adult.

Michel Houellebecq Dystopian Author Quotes#39

Michel Houellebecq Father died last year. I don’t subscribe to the theory by which we only become truly adult when our parents die; we never become […]
March 16, 2020
I want to be loved despite my faults. It isn't exactly true that I'm a provocateur. A real provocateur is someone who says things he doesn't think, just to shock. I try to say what I think.

Michel Houellebecq Dystopian Author Quotes#38

Michel Houellebecq I want to be loved despite my faults. It isn’t exactly true that I’m a provocateur. A real provocateur is someone who says things […]
March 16, 2020
In my own writing, I think of myself as a realist who exaggerates a little.

Michel Houellebecq Dystopian Author Quotes#37

Michel Houellebecq In my own writing, I think of myself as a realist who exaggerates a little.
March 16, 2020
My novels are all ideas.

Michel Houellebecq Dystopian Author Quotes#36

Michel Houellebecq My novels are all ideas.
March 16, 2020
I think that if writers don't speak about real life, it's because they don't know it.

Michel Houellebecq Dystopian Author Quotes#35

Michel Houellebecq I think that if writers don’t speak about real life, it’s because they don’t know it.
March 16, 2020
When you read the Koran, you give up. At least the Bible is very beautiful because Jews have an extraordinary literary talent.

Michel Houellebecq Dystopian Author Quotes#34

Michel Houellebecq When you read the Koran, you give up. At least the Bible is very beautiful because Jews have an extraordinary literary talent.