Georges Simenon

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Georges Simenon

Georges Simenon

One of them, for example, which will probably haunt me more than any other is the problem of communication.More Georges Simenon [03/12/2018 02:03:32]
The fact that we are I don't know how many millions of people, yet communication, complete communication, is completely impossible between two of those people, is to me one of the biggest tragic themes in the world.More Georges Simenon [03/12/2018 02:03:32]
The lake and the mountains have become my landscape, my real world.More Georges Simenon [03/12/2018 02:03:32]
Writing is not a profession but a vocation of unhappinessMore Georges Simenon [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Writing is not a profession but a vocation of unhappiness.More Georges Simenon [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The lake and the mountains have become my landscape, my real world.More Georges Simenon [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The place smelled of fairgrounds, of lazy crowds, of nights when you stayed out because you couldn't go to bed, and it smelled like New York, of its calm and brutal indifference.More Georges Simenon [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I would like to carve my novel in a piece of wood.More Georges Simenon [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
We are all potentially characters in a novel--with the difference that characters in a novel really get to live their lives to the full.More Georges Simenon [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I would like to carve my novel in a piece of wood. My characters—I would like to have them heavier, more three-dimensional ... My characters have a profession, have characteristics; you know their age, their family situation, and everything. But I try to make each one of those characters heavy, like a statue, and to be the brother of everybody in the world.More Georges Simenon [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
A novelist is a man who doesn't like his mother.More Georges Simenon [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
It just happened. As though a moment comes when it's both necessary and natural to make a decision that has long since been made.More Georges Simenon [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I write fast, because I have not the brains to write slow.More Georges Simenon [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I have made love to ten thousand women.More Georges Simenon [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Trotsky rises to give me his hand, then sits at his desk, gently allowing his regard to light on my person.More Georges Simenon [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
And Boucard desisted, probably because like everyone else he was deeply impressed by this man who had laid all ghosts, who had lost all shadows, and who stared you in the eyes with cold serenity.More Georges Simenon [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I am at home everywhere, and nowhere. I am never a stranger and I never quite belong.More Georges Simenon [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
For 30 years I have tried to make it understood that there are no criminals,More Georges Simenon [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
If your vision of the world is of a certain kind you will put poetry in everything, necessarily.More Georges Simenon [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I have always tried to write in a simple way, using down-to-earth and not abstract words.More Georges Simenon [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I saw Mussolini tirelessly contemplate a parade of thousands of young men.More Georges Simenon [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
One of them, for example, which will probably haunt me more than any other is the problem of communication.More Georges Simenon [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I adore life but I dont fear death. I just prefer to die as late as possible.More Georges Simenon [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The fact that we are I don't know how many millions of people, yet communication, complete communication, is completely impossible between two of those people, is to me one of the biggest tragic themes in the worldMore Georges Simenon [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
We live in a time when writers do not always have barriers around themMore Georges Simenon [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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