Julien Green - Quotes

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A child's fear is a world whose dark corners are quite unknown to grownup people; it has its sky and its abysses, a sky without stars, abysses into which no light can ever penetrate. ---->>>

Our life is a book that writes itself and whose principal themes sometimes escape us. We are like characters in a novel who do not always understand what the author wants of them. ---->>>

I enter the world called real as one enters a mist. ---->>>

I am probably exaggerating a little, but I owe my equilibrium to ink and paper. ---->>>

The greatest explorer on this earth never takes voyages as long as those of the man who descends to the depth of his heart. ---->>>

The man I am will always raise a protest against the man I wanted to be and the two will live together to the end, but the man I wanted to be will be the one on whom judgement will be passed. ---->>>

The secret is to write just anything, to dare to write just anything, because when you write just anything, you begin to say what is important. ---->>>

Within ourselves is not very far and yet it is so far that one's whole life is not always long enough to get there. ---->>>

A scrupulous man will never produce a great novel. ---->>>

Let us hope that good authors who are bad Christians will find salvation through the books they write. ---->>>

What is real is beyond all reach. ---->>>


Nationality: American
Born: September 6, 1900
Die: 08-13, 1998
Occupation: Novelist

Julien Green (September 6, 1900 – August 13, 1998) was an American writer who authored several novels (The Dark Journey, The Closed Garden, Moira, Each Man in His Darkness, the Dixie trilogy, etc.), a four-volume autobiography (The Green Paradise, The War at Sixteen, Love in America and Restless Youth) and his famous Diary (in nineteen volumes, 1919–1998) (wikipedia)