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Kazuo Ishiguro

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Sometimes I get so immersed in my own company, if I unexpectedly run into someone I know, it's a bit of a shock and takes me a while to adjust.

— Kazuo Ishiguro


Memories, even your most precious ones, fade surprisingly quickly. But I don’t go along with that. The memories I value most, I don’t ever see them fading.

— Kazuo Ishiguro


You say you’re sure? Sure that you’re in love? How can you know it? You think love is so simple?

— Kazuo Ishiguro


There was another life that I might have had, but I am having this one.

— Kazuo Ishiguro

#another #had #having #i #i am

She always wanted to believe in things.

— Kazuo Ishiguro

#imagination #imagination

Poor creatures. What did we do to you? With all our schemes and plans?

— Kazuo Ishiguro

#regret #life

It had never occurred to me that our lives, which had been so closely interwoven, could unravel with such speed.

— Kazuo Ishiguro

#inspirational #story #beauty

Your life must now run the course that's been set for it.

— Kazuo Ishiguro


It was like there was some parallel universe we all vanished off to where we had all this sex.

— Kazuo Ishiguro

#kathy #parallel #sex #universe #humor

You need to remember that. If you’re to have decent lives, you have to know who you are and what lies ahead of you, every one of you.

— Kazuo Ishiguro

#self-awareness #life

About Kazuo Ishiguro

Kazuo Ishiguro Quotes

Did you know about Kazuo Ishiguro?

The Remains of the Day is set in the large country house of an English lord in the period surrounding World War II. He became a British citizen in 1982. His fourth novel The Unconsoled takes place in an unnamed Central European city.

In 2008 The Times ranked Ishiguro 32nd on their list of "The 50 greatest British writers since 1945". Recently his novel Never Let Me Go has been adapted to film.

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