Walker Percy - Quotes

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Hatred strikes me as one of the few signs of life remaining in the world. This is another thing about the world which is upsidedown: all the friendly and likable people seem dead to me; only the haters seem alive. ---->>>

You live in a deranged age, more deranged that usual, because in spite of great scientific and technological advances, man has not the faintest idea of who he is or what he is doing. ---->>>

The search is what anyone would undertake if he were not sunk in the everydayness of his own life. To become aware of the possibility of the search is to be onto something. Not to be onto something is to be in despair. ---->>>

You can get all A's and still flunk life. ---->>>

We love those who know the worst of us and don't turn their faces away. ---->>>

Since grief only aggravates your loss, grieve not for what is past. ---->>>


Nationality: American
Born: 05-28, 1916
Die: 05-10, 1990
Occupation: Writer

Walker Percy, Obl.S.B. (May 28, 1916 – May 10, 1990) was an American author from Covington, Louisiana, whose interests included philosophy and semiotics. Percy is known for his philosophical novels set in and around New Orleans, Louisiana, the first of which, The Moviegoer, won the U.S. National Book Award for Fiction (wikipedia)