Dienstag, 30. Juni 2015

[Zitate] Gesammelte Schätze im Juni


Diesmal ist nur Englisch angesagt... ^__^


Ryu Murakami
Popular Hits of the Showa Era
And just as a fetus in the later stages of pregnancy kicks the walls of the womb to assert its own existence, the anxiety fetus was sending Ishihara an eerie, wavelike signal that seemed to say, Don't even think about forgetting I'm here!
(Seite 40)

To open up to another person and talk about the sources of one's current anxieties, to have that person accept it all as "normal," and thereby to heal, was the sort of the thing all the Midoris found despicable. For whatever reason, they couldn't afford to be conscious of their wounds.
(Seite 32)

Love wasn't about feeling at ease with someone, or bubbling with happiness as a result of just being with them. Love was when you felt compelled to expend every effort to see that they enjoyed their time in your company.
(Seite 35)

When one goes through childhood without ever receiving encouragement, one loses the ability to give it, or even to recognize it when it's offered.
(Seite 128)

He knew now that when you've been badly damaged emotionally or physically, it isn't the people who are mournfully sympathetic or overly careful about your feelings that help you out so much as those who treat you as they've always done.
(Seite 161)


Ryu Murakami
In The Miso Soup
It's not easy to live a normal life, though. Parents, teachers, government - they all teach you how to live the dreary, deadening life of a slave, but nobody teaches you how to live normally.
(Seite 63)

Malevolence is born of negative feelings like loneliness and sadness and anger. It comes from an emptiness inside you that feels as if it's been carved out with a knife, an emptiness you're left with when something very important has been taken away from you.
(Seite 82)

Suspicious minds breed demons, they say, and now I knew what they meant.
(Seite 84)

Sometimes you can remember everything about an old friend, down to minor details about his behaviour, but for the life of you you can't picture his face.
(Seite 148)

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1 Kommentar:

  1. Wieder so reiche Beute ... Ich staune immer, wie viel Glück du bei deinen Schatzsuchen hast!

    Und dann dieses Mal so vieles dabei, was einen grübelnd zurücklässt ... Ryu Murakami scheint nicht gerade leichte Kost zu sein.

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