David Malouf

Quotes: David Malouf

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    All the things we achieve are things we have first of all imagined.
    Source: An Imaginary Life
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    I knew that the world around you is only uninteresting if you can't see what is really going on. The place you come from is always the most exotic place you'll ever encounter because it is the only place where you recognise how many secrets and mysteries there are in people's lives.
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    I might grow old in Brisbane, but I would never grow up.
    Source: Johnno (2015) 107
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    What else is death but the refusal any longer to grow and suffer change?
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    What else should our lives be but a continual series of beginnings, of painful settings out into the unknown, pushing off from the edges of consciousness into the mystery of what we have not yet become.
    Source: An Imaginary Life
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