Nick Hornby Quotes


12 Nick Hornby quotes:



"We can't be as good as we'd want to, so the question then becomes, how do we cope with our own badness?"
"Everything's complicated, even those things that seem flat in their bleakness or sadness."
Author: Hornby Quotes Category: English Writer Quotes Sadness Quotes
"The natural state of the football fan is bitter disappointment, no matter what the score."
"Radio football is football reduced to its lowest common denominator."
"Sequels are very rarely a good idea, and in any case, the success of the book changed my relationship with the club in some ways."
"I don't want my books to exclude anyone, but if they have to, then I would rather they excluded the people who feel they are too smart for them!"
"I do like to read, but, you know, it's hard, and I do like watching telly, and I do like sport, and reading has to fight for its place within that."
Author: Hornby Quotes Category: Hard Quotes
"I think English literature has gotten really bogged down over the last few years."
Author: Hornby Quotes Category: Literature Quotes
"Have you got any soul?" a woman asks the next afternoon. That depends, I feel like saying; some days yes, some days no. A few days ago I was right out; now I've got loads, too much, more than I can handle. I wish I could spread it a bit more evenly, I want to tell her, get a better balance, but I can't seem to get it sorted. I can see she wouldn't be interested in my internal stock control problems though, so I simply point to where I keep the soul I have, right by the exit, just next to the blues."
Author: Hornby Quotes Category: Soul Quotes
"All I want to do is make sure that I continue to try to exploit the potential I have."
Author: Hornby Quotes Category: Potential Quotes
"In other words, it's too tough to be a musician at the moment."
Author: Hornby Quotes Category: Words Quotes
"I don't worry too much about what I am, what I do, what I want to do."
Author: Hornby Quotes Category: Worry Quotes



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