quote by Ghassan Kanafani

My political position springs from my being a novelist. In so far as I am concerned, politics and the novel are an indivisible case and I can categorically state that I became politically committed because I am a novelist, not the opposite.

— Ghassan Kanafani

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We wish to discuss a structure for the salt of deoxyribose nucleic acid.

D.N.A. This structure has novel features which are of considerable biologic interest.

The person, be it gentleman or lady, who has not pleasure in a good novel, must be intolerably stupid.

Any reviewer who expresses rage and loathing for a novel is preposterous.

He or she is like a person who has put on full armor and attacked a hot fudge sundae.

Worker bees can leave. Even drones can fly away. The Queen is their slave.

Beware; for I am fearless, and therefore powerful.

You know, the condom is the glass slipper of our generation.

You slip it on when you meet a stranger. You dance all night, then you throw it away.

Aphorisms are bad for novels. They stick in the reader's teeth.

Strangely enough, the first character in Fried Green Tomatoes was the cafe, and the town. I think a place can be as much a character in a novel as the people.

I've read short stories that are as dense as a 19th century novel and novels that really are short stories filled with a lot of helium.

Reading a novel in which all characters illustrate patience, hard work, chastity, and delayed gratification could be a pretty dull experience.

Comic books and graphic novels are a great medium. It's incredibly underused.

The novel wins by points, the short story by knockout.

What the Church needs to-day is not more machinery or better, not new organizations or more and novel methods, but men whom the Holy Ghost can use men of prayer, men mighty in prayer. The Holy Ghost does not flow through methods, but through men. He does not come on machinery, but on men. He does not anoint plans, but men, men of prayer.

Accursed creator! Why did you form a monster so hideous that even you turned from me in disgust?

Novels aren’t just happy escapes; they are slivers of people’s souls, nailed to the pages, dripping ink from veins of wood pulp. Reading the right one at the right time can make all the difference.

My experience of life is that it is not divided up into genres;

it’s a horrifying, romantic, tragic, comical, science-fiction cowboy detective novel. You know, with a bit of pornography if you're lucky.

She liked Victorian novels. They were the only kind of novel you could read while eating an apple.

I like the idea of making big budget films with a heart.

I like graphic novels more than comic books.

Oh, how few find time for prayer! There is time for everything else, time to sleep and time to eat, time to read the newspaper and the novel, time to visit friends, time for everything else under the sun, but-no time for prayer, the most important of all things, the one great essential!

Life is a shitstorm, in which art is our only umbrella.

" (spoken by character in a novel by Mario Vargas Llosa)

This is not a novel to be tossed aside lightly. It should be thrown with great force.

If I cannot inspire love, I will cause fear!

For your information, a good novel can change the world.

Keep that in mind before you attempt to sit down at a typewriter. Never waste time on something you don't believe in yourself.

You are my creator, but I am your master; Obey!

I beheld the wretch-the miserable monster whom I had created.

Romance novel - all romance novels, most romance novels are told from a woman's viewpoint, in either first or third person. Although most romance novels are about heterosexual

Graphic novel - Publication and Formats of Comics, Graphic Novels, and Tankobon", Image & Narrative #1 (Dec. 2000) Graphic Novels: Everything You Need to Know by Paul Gravett

Novelization - later authored novels featuring the character not directly based on the stories presented in the strips. Matt Forbeck became a writer of novels based on video

Visual novel - resemble mixed-media novels. In Japanese terminology, a distinction is often made between visual novels (abbreviated NVL, derived from "novel"), which consist

It (novel) - and like each other". The novel has been noted for its exceptional length. Smythe noted that "the book is essentially two novels", and at "fourteen hundred

Debut novel - unknown author to the public. Most publishers purchase rights to novels, especially debut novels, through literary agents, who screen client work before sending

Neapolitan Novels - The Neapolitan Novels are a 4-part series by the Italian author Elena Ferrante, translated by Ann Goldstein and published by Europa Editions (New York)

Waverley Novels - Waverley Novels are a long series of novels by Sir Walter Scott (1771–1832). For nearly a century, they were among the most popular and widely read novels in

Comic novel - A comic novel is a novel-length work of humorous fiction. Many well-known authors have written comic novels, including P. G. Wodehouse, Henry Fielding

Landscape is to American painting what sex and psychoanalysis are to the American novel.

But compared to writing a novel, where you can be God, I did the Bay of Pigs invasion in six pages once, and there were 50,000 guys with boots that I didn't have to pay, and all those extras; we didn't have to pay them.

I loved this smart, funny, big-hearted novel.

As hilarious and wise as early Philip Roth, The Mathematician's Shiva will delight and move you.

Well, when I am fifty-three or so I would like to write a novel as good as Persuasion but with a modern setting, of course. For the next thirty years or so I shall be collecting material for it. If anyone asks me what I work at, I shall say, 'Collecting material'. No one can object to that.

There is something at work in my soul, which I do not understand.

Writing a novel is not method acting and I find it easy to step out of it at cocktail hour.

The joy of poetry is that it will wait for you.

Novels don't wait for you. Characters change. But poetry will wait. I think it's the greatest art.

I'm working on a nonfiction book on Nepal and a novel about diasporas.

I do know that for the sympathy of one living being, I would make peace with all. I have love in me the likes of which you can scarcely imagine and rage the likes of which you would not believe. If I cannot satisfy the one, I will indulge the other.

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