” I like how they are. I think they’re great. And their communities are communities. I have a greater sense of community in New York than almost anywhere I’ve ever lived. Really, it’s terrific. “


” At the very end of a book I can manage to work for longer stretches, but mostly, making stuff up for three hours, that’s enough. I can’t do any more. At the end of the day I might tinker with my morning’s work and maybe write some again. But I think three hours is fine. “


” What I find really attractive is something that’s going to be a little dangerous. Something that might get me into trouble, you know, you turn up in London and you’ve just rewritten Dickens. And, of course, then you think, ‘What have I done? “


” I don’t think you have the right to shout about other people’s private life. “


” Nostalgia is something we think of as fuzzy. But it’s pain. Pain concerning the past. “



All 5 Peter Carey Quotes about Think in picture


I like how they are. I think they
At the very end of a book I can manage to work for longer stretches, but mostly, making stuff up for three hours, that


What I find really attractive is something that
I don
Nostalgia is something we think of as fuzzy. But it
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