Mario Vargas Llosa Quotes

Mario Vargas Llosa Quotes: Whether religious or racial, anti-Semitism is always repugnant, one of the most destructive manifestations of human stupidity and evil. What is profoundly expressed in it is man's traditional mistrust of the man who is not part of his tribe, that 'other' who speaks a different language, whose skin is a different color, and who participates in mysterious rites and rituals.
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Mario Vargas Llosa Quote: The worst thing that can happen to an artist is to be subsidized by the state. It leads to an intellectual and artistic castration.
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Quotes about Mario Vargas Llosa: I learned to read at the age of five, in Brother Justiniano's class at the De la Salle Academy in Cochabamba, Bolivia. It is the most important thing that has ever happened to me. Almost seventy years later I remember clearly how the magic of translating the words in books into images enriched my life, breaking the barriers of time and space...
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Mario Vargas Llosa Sayings: I don't accept the idea that literature can be just entertainment and that there is no consequences of literature in the real world.
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Mario Vargas Llosa Saying: There are many things behind a good novel, but in particular there is a lot of work - a lot of patience, a lot of stubbornness, and a critical spirit.
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Sayings about Mario Vargas Llosa: In my case, literature is a kind of revenge. It's something that gives me what real life can't give me - all the adventures, all the suffering. All the experiences I can only live in the imagination, literature completes.
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