I think more than writers, the major influences on me have been European movies, jazz, and Abstract Expressionism.
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Don DeLillo Quotes
I quit my job just to quit. I didn't quit my job to write fiction....
People who are in power make their arrangements in secret, largely as a way of...
If I were a writer, how I would enjoy being told the novel is dead....
There's never a dearth of reasons to shoot at the President.
Silence, exile, cunning and so on... it's my nature to keep quiet about most things....
For me, writing is a concentrated form of thinking.
Hardship makes the world obscure.
America was and is the immigrant's dream.
The language of my books has shaped me as a man.
I've always seen myself in sentences. I begin to recognize myself, word by word, as...
The writer is the person who stands outside society, independent of affiliation and independent of...
I think a playwright realizes after he finishes working on the script that this is...
I embarked on my life - I didn't do anything. I don't have an explanation.
May the days be aimless. Do not advance action according to a plan.
Rushdie is a hostage.
One truth is the swing of the sentence, the beat and poise, but down deeper...
I watch movies occasionally, and I watch documentaries. Virtually nothing else.
The future belongs to crowds.
I like the construction of sentences and the juxtaposition of words-not just how they sound...
I've always liked being relatively obscure. I feel that's where I belong, that's where my...