TOP 20 Jeffrey Eugenides Quotes



TOP 20 Jeffrey Eugenides Quotes.
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“Biology gives you a brain. Life turns it into a mind.”
— Jeffrey Eugenides (00:00)

“Basically what we have here is a dreamer. Somebody out of touch with reality. When she jumped, she probably thought she’d fly.”
— Jeffrey Eugenides (00:07)

“Maybe the best proof that the language is patriarchal is that it oversimplifies feeling.”
— Jeffrey Eugenides (00:14)

“Can you see me? All of me? Probably not. No one ever really has.”
— Jeffrey Eugenides (00:21)

“Depression is like a bruise that never goes away. A bruise in your mind. You just got to be careful not to touch it where it hurts. It’s always there, though.”
— Jeffrey Eugenides (00:28)

“All wisdom ends in paradox.”
— Jeffrey Eugenides (00:35)

“In the end we had the pieces of the puzzle, but no matter how we put them together, gaps remained, oddly shaped emptinesses mapped by what surrounded them, like countries we couldn’t name.”
— Jeffrey Eugenides (00:42)

“I think it is important to remind people of the extent of our free will.”
— Jeffrey Eugenides (00:49)

“She’d become an English major for the purest and dullest of reasons: because she loved to read.”
— Jeffrey Eugenides (00:56)

“Every novelist should possess a hermaphroditic imagination.”
— Jeffrey Eugenides (01:03)

“We’re all made up of many parts, other halves. Not just me.”
— Jeffrey Eugenides (01:10)

“Winter is the season of alcoholism and despair.”
— Jeffrey Eugenides (01:17)

“The Statue of Liberty’s gender changed nothing. It was the same here as anywhere: men and their wars.”
— Jeffrey Eugenides (01:24)

“I’ve never had the right words to describe my life, and now that I’ve entered my story, I need them more than ever.”
— Jeffrey Eugenides (01:31)

“I live my own life and nurse my own wounds. It’s not the best way to live. But it’s the way I am.”
— Jeffrey Eugenides (01:38)

“Everyone struggles against despair, but it always wins in the end. It has to. It’s the thing that lets us say goodbye.”
— Jeffrey Eugenides (01:45)

“You never get over it, but you get to where it doesn’t bother you so much.”
— Jeffrey Eugenides (01:52)

“She may have looked normal on the outside, but once you’d seen her handwriting you knew she was deliciously complicated inside.”
— Jeffrey Eugenides (01:59)

“She understood that her heart operated on its own instructions, that she had no control over it or, indeed, anything else.”
— Jeffrey Eugenides (02:06)

“You used to be able to tell a person’s nationality by the face. Immigration ended that. Next you discerned nationality via the footwear. Globalization ended that.”
— Jeffrey Eugenides (02:13)

Music credit: Easy Day – Kevin MacLeod

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