marți, 4 ianuarie 2011
Hear the Wind Sing - Haruki Murakami
His first novel, written in one hour, when he was 29, (1979). The novel's success made him continue with several more, turning them into the 'Trilogy of the Rat'.
"The task of writing consists primarily in recognizing the distance between oneself and the things around one. It is not sensitivity one needs, but a yardstick."
"To those of gloomy spirit come only gloomy dreams."
"Hey, don't worry about it. You can buy another car, but you can't buy Lady
"When people are dead, you can forgive them 'most anything."
"Left to his own devices, a guy will sleep with women and
die anyway. That's the nature of the animal."