American writers ought to stand and live in the margins, and be more dangerous.
Quote by Don DeLillo
Don DeLillo Quotes
I think it's only in a crisis that Americans see other people. It has to...
Years ago I used to think it was possible for a novelist to alter the...
It's no accident that my first novel was called Americana. This was a private declaration...
It occured to me that eating is the only form of professionalism most people ever...
When you try to unravel something you've written, you belittle it in a way. It...
May the days be aimless. Do not advance action according to a plan.
I embarked on my life - I didn't do anything. I don't have an explanation.
Never underestimate the power of the State to act out its own massive fantasies.
People will always make comparisons.
The future belongs to crowds
The future belongs to crowds.
America was and is the immigrant's dream.
I've always seen myself in sentences. I begin to recognize myself, word by word, as...
For me, writing is a concentrated form of thinking.
Writers in repressive societies are considered dangerous. That's why so many of them are in...
Californians invented the concept of life-style. This alone warrants their doom.
One truth is the swing of the sentence, the beat and poise, but down deeper...
Rushdie is a hostage.
Hardship makes the world obscure.
I slept for four years. I didn't study much of anything. I majored in something...