Len Deighton - Quotes

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I think the reason working-class people don't write books is because they are encouraged to believe that only certain people are permitted to write books. ---->>>

In Mexico an air conditioner is called a politician because it makes a lot of noise but doesn't work very well. ---->>>

I store away my experiences and don't feel really happy until I've found a way to write about them. ---->>>

Anyone can write one book: even politicians do it. Starting a second book reveals an intention to be a professional writer. ---->>>

Writers are frequently asked why they wrote their first book. A more interesting answer might come from asking them why they wrote their second one. ---->>>


Nationality: British
Born: 02-18, 1929
Occupation: Historian

Leonard Cyril Deighton (; born 18 February 1929), known as Len Deighton, is a British author. Deighton is considered one of the top three spy novelists of his time (along with Ian Fleming and John le Carré). In addition he is a highly acclaimed military historian, cookery writer, and graphic artist (wikipedia)