Hanif Kureishi Quotes

Hanif Kureishi Quotes: It seemed to me that the real philosophical breakthroughs of the 20th century were in terms of the understanding of language. What is language? Where does it come from, how does it work, what does it do?
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Hanif Kureishi Quote: Almost certainly I will not tell her my intentions this evening or tonight. I will put it off. Why? Because words are actions and they make things happen. Once they are out you cannot put them back.
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Quotes about Hanif Kureishi: But in love each moment is magnified, and every gesture, word and syllable is examined like a speech by the President.
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Quote about Hanif Kureishi: But you're beautiful, and the beautiful should be given whatever they want.
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Hanif Kureishi Sayings: Watching Jamila sometimes made me think the world was divided into three sorts of people: those who knew what they wanted to do; those (the unhappiest) who never knew what their purpose in life was; and those who found out later on. I was in the last category, I reckoned, which didn't stop me wishing I'd been born into the first.
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