Milan Kundera

Milan Kundera

is a writer of Czech origin who has lived in exile in France since 1975, where he became a naturalized citizen in 1981.
We all need someone to look at us. We can be divided into four categories according to the kind of look we wish to live under . . . The fourth category, the rarest, is the category of people who live in the imaginary eyes of those who are not present. They are the dreamers.More Milan Kundera quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Even at the age of eight she would fall asleep by pressing one hand into the other and making believe she was holding the hand of the man whom she loved, the man of her life. So if in her sleep she pressed Tomas hand with such tenacity, we can understand why: she had been training since childhood.More Milan Kundera quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
For existential mathematics, which does not exist, would probably propose this equation: the value of coincidence equals the degree of its improbability.More Milan Kundera quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
There are metaphysical problems, problems of human existence, that philosophy has never known how to grasp in all their concreteness and that only the novel can seize.More Milan Kundera quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Is a novel anything but a trap set for a hero?More Milan Kundera quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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