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Roberto Bolano - Quotes

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But every single damn thing matters! Only we don't realize. We just tell ourselves that art runs on one track and life, our lives, on another, and we don't realize that's a lie. ---->>>

If I were to say what I really think I would be arrested or shut away in a lunatic asylum. Come on, I am sure that it would be the same for everyone. ---->>>

We never stop reading, although every book comes to an end, just as we never stop living, although death is certain. ---->>>

The secret story is the one we'll never know, although we're living it from day to day, thinking we're alive, thinking we've got it all under control and the stuff we overlook doesn't matter. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: Chilean
Born: 04-28, 1953
Birthplace:
Die: 07-15, 2003
Occupation: Novelist
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Roberto Bolaño Ávalos (Spanish: [roˈβerto βoˈlaɲo ˈaβalos]; 28 April 1953 – 15 July 2003) was a Chilean novelist, short-story writer, poet and essayist. In 1999, Bolaño won the Rómulo Gallegos Prize for his novel Los detectives salvajes (The Savage Detectives), and in 2008 he was posthumously awarded the National Book Critics Circle Award for Fiction for his novel 2666, which was described by board member Marcela Valdes as a "work so rich and dazzling that it will surely draw readers and scholars for ages" (wikipedia)