John Le Carre

John Le Carre

English writer, author of spy novels.
I think that all writers feel alienated. ... I know that I do. ... I still feel, as I think most creative people do, absolutely isolated.More John Le Carre quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Fools, most linguists. Damn all to say in one language, so they learn another and say damn all in that.More John Le Carre quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
We have learned in recent years to translate almost all of political life in terms of conspiracy. And the spy novel, as never before, really, has come into its own.More John Le Carre quotes [02/02/2012 08:02:13]
You have no idea how humiliating it was, as a boy, to suddenly have all your clothes, your toys, snatched by the bailiff. I mean we were a middle-class family, it's not as if it was happening up and down the street. It made me ashamed, I felt dirty.More John Le Carre quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Once you've lived the inside-out world of espionage, you never shed it. It's a mentality, a double standard of existence.More John Le Carre quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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