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Tahar Ben Jelloun

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كل زواج هو رهان ، ولا يمكن لأحد أن يتكهن بما ستؤول إليه الأمور

— Tahar Ben Jelloun


لا أريد أن أكون غنيًا ، أريد فقط النقود لتقديم الهدايا

— Tahar Ben Jelloun

#novels #money

لكن الموت لاشيء ... أنه فقط مجاز إلى شيء آخر أجمل من الحياة

— Tahar Ben Jelloun

#life #death

Respecter une femme, c'est pouvoir envisager l'amitié avec elle ; ce qui n'exclut pas le jeu de la séduction, et même, dans certains cas, le désir et l'amour.

— Tahar Ben Jelloun

#désir #femme #respect #séduction #respect

في الستين من العمر ، نحن بالكاد بلغنا الثلثين من عمرنا ، لذا ينبغي ألا ندفن أنفسنا ! ينبغي العيش !

— Tahar Ben Jelloun

#old #old-age #age

Don't worry, life is good despite everything!

— Tahar Ben Jelloun


Our first love is always our last.

— Tahar Ben Jelloun


I have written about the dispossessed, immigrants, the condition of women who do not enjoy the same legal rights as men, the Palestinians who are deprived of their land and condemned to exile.

— Tahar Ben Jelloun

#condemned #condition #deprived #dispossessed #enjoy

I don't feel guilty about expressing myself in French; nor do I feel that I am continuing the work of the colonizers.

— Tahar Ben Jelloun

#am #continuing #expressing #feel #french

The mistake we make is to attribute to religions the errors and fanaticism of human beings.

— Tahar Ben Jelloun

#beings #errors #fanaticism #human #human beings

About Tahar Ben Jelloun

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A Palace in the Old Village (2010). Selected works
Harrouda (1973)
Solitaire (1976)
French Hospitality (1984)
The Sand Child (1985)
The Sacred Night (1987)
Silent Day in Tangiers (1990)
With Downcast Eyes (1991)
State of Absence (1992)
Corruption (1995)
The Fruits of Hard Work (1996)
Praise of Friendship (1996)
L'Auberge des pauvres (1997)
Racism Explained to My Daughter (1998)
This Blinding Absence of Light (2000)
Islam Explained (2002)
La Belle au bois dormant (2004)
The last friend (2006)
Yemma (2007)
Leaving Tangier (2009)
The Rising of the ATahar Ben Jellouns (2009) ISBN 978-0-87286-526-6. After that point Ben Jelloun worked as a professor in Morocco teaching philosophy first in Tétouan and then in Casablanca.

The entirety of his work is written in French although his first language is Arabic. Tahar ben Jelloun (Arabic: الطاهر بن جلون‎) (born in Fes French Morocco 1 December 1944) is a Moroccan writer.

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