” Two hundred or more years ago most people on the planet were never aware of any reality other than the one into which they were brought up. “


” But today we become aware of other readings of the human experience very quickly because of the media and the speed with which people travel the planet. “


” I think most serious writers, certainly in the modern period, use their own lives or the lives of people close to them or lives they have heard about as the raw material for their creativity. “


” What I have in advance are people I want to write about and a problem or problems that I see those people encountering and that I want to explore – it all proceeds sentence by sentence, paragraph by paragraph, and scene by scene. “



All 4 Chaim Potok Quotes about People in picture


Two hundred or more years ago most people on the planet were never aware of any reality other than the one into which they were brought up.
But today we become aware of other readings of the human experience very quickly because of the media and the speed with which people travel the planet.


I think most serious writers, certainly in the modern period, use their own lives or the lives of people close to them or lives they have heard about as the raw material for their creativity.
What I have in advance are people I want to write about and a problem or problems that I see those people encountering and that I want to explore - it all proceeds sentence by sentence, paragraph by paragraph, and scene by scene.
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