Paul Theroux is a writer and novelist from the USA. His books about travel are widely known, most popular books are The Great Railway Bazaar (1975), The Mosquito Coast, Jungle Lovers, to name a few. any of his books were also adapted into films. Paul Theroux came from a family of authors and writers and his own children are also fell in love with writing.
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PAUL THEROUX QUOTES
Below is a collection of best Paul Theroux quotes and captions about travel, live, and the world. Take a look at this Paul Theroux’ Deep South book.
“Cooking requires confident guesswork and improvisation—experimentation and substitution, dealing with failure and uncertainty in a creative way.”
“There are three basic rules of travelling. Travel on the ground. Travel alone when possible. Keep notes. That’s it.”
“Fiction gives us a second chance that life denies us.”
“I am happy being what I am.”
“You go away for a long time and return a different person – you never come all the way back.”
“I cannot make my days longer so I strive to make them better.”
“Winter is a season of recovery and preparation.”
“Most travel, and certainly the rewarding kind, involves depending on the kindness of strangers, putting yourself into the hands of people you don’t know and trusting them with your life.”
“If you look at a map, you see that Hawaii is in the middle of nowhere. It’s 17 hours of straight flying from London. It’s very far away, and sometimes you feel as if you’re on another planet. But I like that. Also, that’s ideal for writing.”
“Reading liberates you. You could know about the world through reading.”