Ian McEwan Quotes.

1. "People sometimes forget how to be happy due to a "failure to grasp the simple truth that other people are as real as you. And only in a story could you enter these different minds and show how they had an equal footing. That was the only moral a story must have."
- Quote by Ian McEwan

2. "All day we've witnessed each other's crimes. You killed no one today? But how many did you leave to die?"
- Quote by Ian McEwan

3. "Where the human need for order meets the human tendency to mayhem, where civilization runs smack against its discontents, you find friction, and a great deal of general wear and tear."
- Quote by Ian McEwan

4. "He married a woman to stop her getting away/Now she's there all day"
- Quote by Ian McEwan

5. "She had not thought it would be so easy to slip into the old roles. Cambridge had changed her fundamentally and she thought she was immune. No one in her family, however, noticed the transformation in her, and she was not able to resist the power of their habitual expectations."
- Quote by Ian McEwan

6. "Ah, mirosul amărui al pielii unei alte persoane, acest veşmânt menit să ascundă miezul de fecale."
- Quote by Ian McEwan

7. "Private Latimer had become a monster, and he must have guessed this was so. Did a girl love him before? Could she continue to?"
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8. "Ragged curls of unfurling ampersands swam across her vision."
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9. "You are my dearest one. My reason for life."
- Quote by Ian McEwan

10. "He came to find her, wanting what everyone wanted, and what only free-thinking people, not the supernatural, could give. Meaning."
- Quote by Ian McEwan

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