Joseph Conrad Quotes.

1. "Facing it, always facing it, that’s the way to get through. Face it."
- Quote by Joseph Conrad

2. "Of all the inanimate objects, of all men's creations, books are the nearest to us for they contain our very thoughts, our ambitions, our indignations, our illusions, our fidelity to the truth, and our persistent leanings to error. But most of all they resemble us in their precious hold on life."
- Quote by Joseph Conrad

3. "The question is not how to get cured, but how to live."
- Quote by Joseph Conrad

4. "Few men realize that their life, the very essence of their character, their capabilities and their audacities, are only the expression of their belief in the safety of their surroundings."
- Quote by Joseph Conrad

5. "It’s extraordinary how we go through life with eyes half shut, with dull ears, with dormant thoughts. Perhaps it’s just as well; and it may be that it is this very dullness that makes life to the incalculable majority so supportable and so welcome."
- Quote by Joseph Conrad

6. "Perhaps life is just that... a dream and a fear"
- Quote by Joseph Conrad

7. "The sea has never been friendly to man. At most it has been the accomplice of human restlessness."
- Quote by Joseph Conrad

8. "Gossip is what no one claims to like, but everybody enjoys."
- Quote by Joseph Conrad

9. "Writing in English is like throwing mud at a wall."
- Quote by Joseph Conrad

10. "There is something haunting in the light of the moon; it has all the dispassionateness of a disembodied soul, and something of its inconceivable mystery."
- Quote by Joseph Conrad

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