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Don Delillo

Donald Richard "Don" DeLillo (born November 20, 1936) is an American novelist, playwright and essayist. His works have covered subjects as diverse as television, nuclear war, sports, the complexities of language, performance art, the Cold War, mathematics, the advent of the digital age, politics, economics, and global terrorism.

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Dying was just an extended version of Ash Wednesday.

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The writer is the person who stands outside society, independent of affiliation and independent of i ...

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The world isn't going to be destroyed, but you don't feel safe anymore in your plane or train or off ...

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I watch movies occasionally, and I watch documentaries. Virtually nothing else.

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Californians invented the concept of life-style. This alone warrants their doom.

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A Catholic is raised with the idea that he will die any minute now and if he doesn't live his life i ...

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In these night recitations we create a space between things as we felt them at the time and as we sp ...

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Longing on a large scale makes history.

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Writing is a concentrated form of thinking.

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Writers in repressive societies are considered dangerous. That's why so many of them are in jail.

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I'm a novelist, period. An American novelist.

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America was and is the immigrant's dream.

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We seem to believe it is possible to ward off death by following rules of good grooming.

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As belief shrinks from the world, it is more necessary than ever that someone believe. Wild-eyed men ...

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I quit my job just to quit. I didn't quit my job to write fiction. I just didn't want to work anymor ...

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