” You don’t really have to go anywhere in particular in New York City to have a good time. In every part of town, there’s always something going on. It helps to know people there, too, because everything changes so fast, and they will be able to point out what’s hot this month. “


” Criticism is part of being in the marketplace. If you can’t take a bit of criticism, you shouldn’t bother publishing a book. “


” I don’t take much notice of reviews now – obviously you’d like to have straight worship but you’re never going to get that. “


” As suburbs go, Bromley’s not bad. But as David Bowie and Hanif Kureishi have observed, you do want to get out of there quickly. “


” As an author, I realise, you’re on your own. You have to do everything you can to help The Book. If I make sure people know it’s out there, they can make up their own minds whether they want to read it. “


” Ultimately, it’s about the quality of the writing whatever style you are writing. “


” Because my name is Hungarian, everyone assumed I knew about Hungary. I didn’t. They also assumed that if you knew about Hungary, you also knew about the rest of Eastern Europe. “


” Usually, when you make a decision in life, unless you have access to parallel universes, you can’t truly judge how right that decision was. “


” No one wants a masterpiece knocking around when your own book is looking for attention. “


” The way British publishing works is that you go from not being published no matter how good you are, to being published no matter how bad you are. “



All 10 Tibor Fischer Quotes about You in picture


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Criticism is part of being in the marketplace. If you can


I don
As suburbs go, Bromley
As an author, I realise, you
Ultimately, it
Because my name is Hungarian, everyone assumed I knew about Hungary. I didn
Usually, when you make a decision in life, unless you have access to parallel universes, you can
No one wants a masterpiece knocking around when your own book is looking for attention.
The way British publishing works is that you go from not being published no matter how good you are, to being published no matter how bad you are.
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