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Mordecai Richler Quotes

Mordecai Richler Quotes & Quotations
Name:
Mordecai Richler
Type:
Novelist
Nationality:
Canadian
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  • 1
    Coming from Canada, being a writer and Jewish as well, I have impeccable paranoia credentials. Mordecai_RichlerMordecai Richler
  • 2
    Everybody writes a book too many. Mordecai_RichlerMordecai Richler
  • 3
    Fundamentally, all writing is about the same thing; it's about dying, about the brief flicker of time we have here, and the frustration that it creates. Mordecai_RichlerMordecai Richler
  • 4
    I obviously prefer writing novels but I take my journalism very seriously, and I enjoy doing it between novels. It gives me an opportunity to move in the outside world. Mordecai_RichlerMordecai Richler
  • 5
    I'm criticized by the feminists, by the Jewish establishment, by Canadian nationalists. And why not? I've had my pot shots at them. I'm fair game. Mordecai_RichlerMordecai Richler
  • 6
    If you're writing a novel, you're in a room for three or four years. There's not much coming in from the outside. Mordecai_RichlerMordecai Richler
  • 7
    In Canada, nobody is ever overthrown because nobody gives a damn. Mordecai_RichlerMordecai Richler
  • 8
    Some of the attitudes of Barney are certainly attitudes I share, but not all. Mordecai_RichlerMordecai Richler
  • 9
    The process hasn't changed, but the writer has developed. I still get up every morning and go to work. Mordecai_RichlerMordecai Richler
  • 10
    We live in the country, and I have a huge library there. When we go to London for the winter I never know which books to take. I never know what I am going to need. That's the only disadvantage. Mordecai_RichlerMordecai Richler