Philip roth Quotes

"In every calm and reasonable perso...

"In every calm and reasonable person, there is a hidden second person scared witless about death." ~Philip Roth
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"Nothing lasts, and yet nothing passes,...

"Nothing lasts, and yet nothing passes, either. And nothing passes just because nothing lasts." Philip Roth - The Human Stain
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"You tasted it. Isn't that enough? Of what...

"You tasted it. Isn't that enough? Of what do you ever get more than a taste? That's all we're given in life. A taste." – Philip Roth
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"Stop worrying about g...

"Stop worrying about growing old and think about growing up." β€”Philip Roth
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"The only obsession everyone wants: 'love.' People think that in falling in love they make ...

"The only obsession everyone wants: 'love.' People think that in falling in love they make themselves whole? The Platonic union of souls? I think otherwise. I think you're whole before you begin. And the love fractures you. You're whole, and then you're cracked open." -Philip Roth
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There is truth and then again there is truth. For all that the world is full of people...

There is truth and then again there is truth. For all that the world is full of people who go around believing they’ve got you or your neighbor figured out, there really is no bottom to what is not known. The truth about us is endless. As are the lies. - Philip Roth
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