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Haruki Murakami Quotes & Sayings
22 entries tagged including 40 subtopics.
Last updated Jun 2021
Haruki Murakami Topics
Death And Dying
I'm not afraid to die. What I'm afraid of is having reality get the better of me, of having reality leave me behind.
Death And Dying quotes
Complicated Life quotes
Once you pass a certain age, life becomes nothing more than a process of continual loss.
Getting Old quotes
Life Journey quotes
Losing Someone quotes
You can have tons of talent, but it won't necessarily keep you fed. If you have sharp instincts, through, you'll never go hungry.
Human love is a fragile creation, and sometimes the smallest thing - the wrong choice of words or a single clumsy gesture - can make love shatter, stall or fade away.
Complicated Love quotes
Today things are different. The darkness in the outside world has vanished, but the darkness in our hearts remains, virtually unchanged. Just like an iceberg, what we label the ego or consciousness is, for the most part, sunk in darkness. And that estrangement sometimes creates a deep contradiction or confusion within us.
Complicated Life quotes
When I am writing, I do not distinguish between the natural and supernatural. Everything seems real. That is my world, you could say.
A gentleman is someone who does not what he wants to do, but what he should do.
Opera lovers may be the narrowest people in the world.
Memories are what warm you up from the inside. But they're also what tear you apart.
No matter how much suffering you went through, you never wanted to let go of those memories.
Letting Go quotes
There is nothing in this world that never takes a step outside a person's heart.
If you only read the books that everyone else is reading, you can only think what everyone else is thinking.
Free Thinking quotes
You are 27 or 28 right? It is very tough to live at that age. When nothing is sure. I have sympathy with you.
When I write about a 15-year old, I jump, I return to the days when I was that age. It's like a time machine. I can remember everything. I can feel the wind. I can smell the air. Very actually. Very vividly.
There's no such thing as perfect writing, just like there's no such thing as perfect despair.
Most young people were getting jobs in big companies, becoming company men. I wanted to be individual.
It is hard to be an individual in Japan.
In Japan they prefer the realistic style. They like answers and conclusions, but my stories have none. I want to leave them wide open to every possibility. I think my readers understand that openness.
I lost some of my friends because I got so famous, people who just assumed that I would be different now. I felt like everyone hated me. That is the most unhappy time of my life.
I didn't want to be a writer, but I became one. And now I have many readers, in many countries. I think that's a miracle. So I think I have to be humble regarding this ability. I'm proud of it and I enjoy it, and it is strange to say it this way, but I respect it.
Two Faced People
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