12 Fantastic Quotes by Haruki Murakami

Haruki Murakami is a name which needs no introduction. But, if you still do not know him then let me tell you that Haruki Murakami is a Japanese writer. His books and stories have been bestsellers in Japan as well as internationally, with his work being translated into 50 languages and selling millions of copies outside his native country. The critical acclaim for his fiction and non-fiction has led to numerous awards, in Japan and internationally. Hence, I bring to you 12 fantastic quotes by Haruki Murakami.

“Unclose your mind. You are not a prisoner. You are a bird in flight, searching the skies for dreams.”

“Our reality is an infinite battle between what happened and what we want to remember.”

“Whatever it is you’re seeking won’t come in the form you’re expecting.”

“Anything and everything looks beautiful when you examine it from a distance.”

“The human heart is like a night bird. Silently waiting for something, and when the time comes, it flies straight toward it.”

“If everything happens the way that you want it to, life will become boring.”

“No matter how far you travel, you can never get away from yourself.”

“It often happens that the most important things in the world begin with trifles.”

“There are ways of dying that don’t end in funerals. Types of death you can’t smell.”

“Spend your money on the things money can buy. Spend your time on the things money can’t buy.”

“Pain is inevitable. Suffering is optional.”

“Two people can sleep in the same bed and still be alone when they close their eyes.”

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