” Writing changed my life. It has an existential dimension, and that’s the same for every writer. Every artist has a moment of awakening, of happening upon an idea that grabs hold of you, regardless of whether you are a painter or a writer. “


” If the world is an objective reality that exists independently of us, then humans themselves, even in their own eyes, are nothing more than objects, and their life stories merely a series of disconnected historical accidents, which they may wonder at, but which they themselves have nothing to do with. “


” The world of fiction is a sovereign world that comes to life in the author’s head and follows the rules of art, of literature. And that is the major difference that is reflected in the form of the work, in its language and its plot. An author invents every aspect of a fiction, every detail. “


” Modern life is organised so that you benefit at the expense of the other, and the most extreme example of that is a camp. “



All 4 Imre Kertesz Quotes about Life in picture


Writing changed my life. It has an existential dimension, and that
If the world is an objective reality that exists independently of us, then humans themselves, even in their own eyes, are nothing more than objects, and their life stories merely a series of disconnected historical accidents, which they may wonder at, but which they themselves have nothing to do with.


The world of fiction is a sovereign world that comes to life in the author
Modern life is organised so that you benefit at the expense of the other, and the most extreme example of that is a camp.
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