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Amos Oz Quotes and Sayings
Quotes by Amos Oz

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I find the family the most mysterious and fascinating
institution in the world.
- Amos Oz

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One of the things I wanted to introduce in The Same
Sea beyond transcending the conflict,
is the fact that deep down below all our secrets are the same.
- Amos Oz

I recommend the art of slow reading.
- Amos Oz

But for 30 years, Orthodox leaders have tipped the
balance between hawks and doves,
and have been in a position to determine who forms
a coalition and who runs the country.
- Amos Oz

 

Well, my definition of a tragedy is a clash between right and right.
- Amos Oz

In many ways, I regard Sharon and Arafat as birds of a feather.
- Amos Oz

All of my novels are democracies.
- Amos Oz

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The actual gap between Labor, Likud and the new central party is microscopic.
- Amos Oz

On my parents' scale of values, the more Western something was,
the more cultured it was considered.
- Amos Oz

I wrote The Same Sea not as a political allegory about
Israelis and Palestinians.
I wrote it about something much more gutsy and immediate.
I wrote it as a piece of chamber music.
- Amos Oz

A conflict begins and ends in the hearts and minds of people,
not in the hilltops.
- Amos Oz

I was born and bred in a tiny, low-ceilinged ground-floor apartment.
- Amos Oz

Every single pleasure I can imagine or have experienced is more delightful,
more of a pleasure, if you take it in small sips,
if you take your time.
Reading is not an exception.
- Amos Oz

I have seen for the first time in 100 years of conflict,
the two peoples - the Israeli people and the Palestinian people -
are ahead of their leaderships.
- Amos Oz

Israel of the coastal plain, where eight out of ten
Israeli Jews live far removed from the occupied territories,
from the fiery Jerusalem, from the religious and nationalistic conflicts,
is unknown to the outside world, almost unknown to itself.
- Amos Oz

If we don't stop somewhere, if we don't accept an unhappy compromise,
unhappy for both sides, if we don't learn how to unhappily
coexist and contain our burned sense of injustice -
if we don't learn how to do that,
we end up in a doomed state.
- Amos Oz

It is crystal clear to me that if Arabs put down a
draft resolution blaming Israel for the recent earthquake
in Iran it would probably have a majority,
the U.S.
would veto it and Britain and France would abstain.
- Amos Oz

Two children of same cruel parent look at one another
and see in each other the image of the cruel parent
or the image of their past oppressor.
This is very much the case between Jew and Arab:
It's a conflict between two victims.
- Amos Oz

And in this respect, the Israeli-Palestinian conflict has been a tragedy,
a clash between one very powerful, very convincing,
very painful claim over this land and another no less powerful,
no less convincing claim.
- Amos Oz

But The Same Sea is set precisely in this Israel,
which never makes it to the news headlines anywhere.
It is a novel about everyday people far removed from fundamentalism,
fanaticism nationalism, or militancy of any sort.
- Amos Oz

I wrote a novel about Israelis who live their own lives
on the slope of a volcano.
Near a volcano one still falls in love,
one still gets jealous, one still wants a promotion,
one still gossips.
- Amos Oz

At the beginning and at the end of love,
the two lovers are embarrassed to find themselves alone.
- Jean de la Bruyere

Through humor, you can soften some
of the worst blows that life delivers.
And once you find laughter,
no matter how painful your situation might be,
you can survive it.
- Bill Cosby

Don't fall for looks, they can deceive.
Don't fall for wealth, in the end it fades away.
Find someone who makes you smile
because it takes only a smile to make a dark day seem bright.
- Anonymous

It's so easy to fall in love
but hard to find someone who will catch you.
- Anonymous

Find a time and place of solitude.
Look into the distance, and into the future.
Visualize the tomorrow you are going to build -
and begin to build that tomorrow, today.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie PHOTO

When we find someone whose weirdness
is compatible with ours,
we join up with them and fall into
mutually satisfying weirdness -
and call it love - true love.
- Robert Fulghum.

Find a place inside where there's joy,
and the joy will burn out the pain.
- Joseph Campbell

We were given:
Two hands to hold.
Two legs to walk.
Two eyes to see.
Two ears to listen.
But why only one heart?
Because the other was given to someone else.
For us to find.
- Anonymous

Don't die with your music still inside you.
Listen to your intuitive inner voice
and find what passion stirs your soul.
- Wayne Dyer PHOTO

No matter what happens, someone will find a way
to take it too seriously.
- Dave Barry

In my friend, I find a second self.
- Isabel Norton

The heart of a mother is a deep abyss
at the bottom of which you will always find forgiveness.
- Honore de Balzac

Find your balance and stand with it.
Find your song and sing it out.
Find your cadence and let it appear like a dance.
Find the questions that only you know how to ask and
The answers that you are content to not know.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

I find that he is happiest
of whom the world says least, good or bad.
- Thomas Jefferson

At the beginning, we are in relationship
because we are attracted to the other person -
we think they are sexy, smart, funny,
whatever it is that we find appealing.
But very quickly, the focus of the relationship
turns to whether we feel appreciated.
If we don't feel appreciated, we don't feel loved.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

The pursuit of happiness is a most ridiculous phrase:
if you pursue happiness you'll never find it.
- C. P. Snow

Truly great friends are hard to find,
difficult to leave, and impossible to forget.
- Anonymous

A best friend is like a four leaf clover,
hard to find and lucky to have.
- Anonymous

We're never so vulnerable than when we trust someone -
but paradoxically, if we cannot trust,
neither can we find love or joy.
- Walter Anderson

Your task is not to seek for love,
but merely to seek and find all the barriers within yourself
that you have built against it.
- Rumi

I live to experience something new each day -
to learn something new,
meet a new friend,
bring joy into someone's life,
feel the wind newly on my skin,
touch a new fear, a new anger,
and with focused intent and good fortune,
find an ample measure of my own joy.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Ask and it will be given to you;
seek and you will find;
knock and the door will be opened to you.
- Matthew 7:7

Remain calm, serene, always in command of yourself.
You will then find out how easy it is to get along.
- Paramahansa Yogananda

If a man does not make new acquaintances
as he advances through life,
he will soon find himself alone.
A man, sir, should keep his friendships in constant repair.
- Samuel Johnson

We find delight in the beauty and happiness of children
that makes the heart too big for the body.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

Wherever a man turns he can find someone who needs him.
- Albert Schweitzer

If we open a quarrel between past and present,
we shall find that we have lost the future.
- Winston Churchill

If we will be quiet and ready enough,
we shall find compensation in every disappointment.
- Henry David Thoreau

You can not find happiness by chasing after it.
Happiness comes from doing what you love to do,
and from being who you truly are.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

We will either find a way or make one.
- Hannibal

When you find peace within yourself,
you become the kind of person who can live at peace with others.
- Peace Pilgrim

What old people say you cannot do,
you try and find that you can.
Old deeds for old people, and new deeds for new.
- Henry David Thoreau

Just start dancing and the band will find you.
- Tama Kieves

Well-being is making its way to you at all times.
If you will relax and find a way to allow it,
it will be your experience.
- Abraham (Esther Hicks)

I love being married.
It's so great to find that one special person
you want to annoy for the rest of your life.
- Rita Rudner

He who can give thanks for little
will always find he has enough.
- Anonymous

Stand up to your obstacles
and do something about them.
You will find that they haven't
half the strength you think they have.
- Norman Vincent Peale

You must live in the present,
launch yourself on every wave,
find your eternity in each moment.
- Henry David Thoreau

Though we travel the world over to find the beautiful,
we must carry it with us or we find it not.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

When you find your path, you must not be afraid.
You need to have sufficient courage to make mistakes.
Disappointment, defeat, and despair are
the tools God uses to show us the way.
- Paulo Coelho

Whenever you are asked if you can do a job,
tell 'em, Certainly I Can. -
and get busy and find out how to do it.
- Theodore Roosevelt

What we seek we shall find; what we flee from flees from us.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

To succeed, you need to find
something to hold on to,
something to motivate you,
something to inspire you.
- Tony Dorsett

The secret of success is to find a need and fill it,
to find a hurt and heal it,
to find somebody with a problem
and offer to help solve it.
- Robert H. Schuller

Those who are free of resentful thoughts surely find peace.
- The Buddha

If you don't have confidence, you'll always find a way not to win.
- Carl Lewis

When your whole family is loving and supportive, it is a great blessing.
But when family members are indifferent or hostile, release your expectations,
and find the love and support you need elsewhere.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

I am a great believer in luck
and I find that the harder
I work the more I have of it.
- Thomas Jefferson

You cannot teach a man anything;
you can only help him find it within himself.
- Galileo Galilei

If you are possessed by an idea,
you will find it expressed everywhere,
you even smell it.
- Thomas Mann


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