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Antonio Tabucchi Quotes

Literature for me isn't a workaday job, but something which involves desires, dreams and fantasy.

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No, I'm happy to go on living the life I've chosen. I'm a university teacher and I like my job.

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It's the job of intellectuals and writers to cast doubt on perfection.

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But democracy isn't a state of perfection. It has to be improved, and that means constant vigilance.

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I don't want to promote my own image either. I don't like going on television or mixing in literary circles.

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I claim the right to take a stand once in a while.

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I was born in the Second World War during the Nazi invasion of my country.

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There are some fundamental values it's impossible to be wrong about.

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Perfection spawns doctrines, dictators and totalitarian ideas.

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My job is to look at what politics is doing, not be a politician myself.

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As a writer, I've always been interested in others.

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I prefer insomnia to anaesthesia.

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I've always been drawn to tormented people full of contradictions.

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