Popular Junot Díaz Quotes

Junot Díaz (born December 31, 1968) is a Dominican American writer. Below is a collection of Popular Junot Díaz Quotes.

Junot Díaz Quotes

Junot Díaz Quotes
Junot Díaz Quotes

“It’s never the changes we want that change everything.”
― Junot Díaz

“And that’s when I know it’s over. As soon as you start thinking about the beginning, it’s the end.”
― Junot Díaz

“The half-life of love is forever.”
― Junot Díaz

“But if these years have taught me anything it is this: you can never run away. Not ever. The only way out is in.”
― Junot Díaz

“You can’t regret the life you didn’t lead.”
Junot Díaz

“Success, after all, loves a witness, but failure can’t exist without one.”
― Junot Díaz

“This is what I know: people’s hopes go on forever.”
― Junot Díaz

“She was the kind of girlfriend God gives you young, so you’ll know loss the rest of your life.”
― Junot Díaz

“You’re the only person I’ve ever met who can stand a bookstore as long as I can.”
― Junot Díaz

“Our relationship wasn’t the sun, the moon, the stars, but it wasn’t bullshit, either.”
― Junot Díaz

“Out of nowhere you said, I love you. For whatever it’s worth.”
― Junot Díaz

“I’m like everybody else: weak, full of mistakes, but basically good.”
― Junot Díaz

“I guess it’s true what they say: if you wait long enough everything changes.”
― Junot Díaz

“She’s sensitive, too. Takes to hurt the way water takes to paper.”
― Junot Díaz

“If you didn’t grow up like I did then you don’t know, and if you don’t know it’s probably better you don’t judge.”
― Junot Díaz

“Love was a rare thing, easily confused with a million other things, and if anybody knew this to be true it was him.”
― Junot Díaz

“That’s life for you. All the happiness you gather to yourself, it will sweep away like it’s nothing. If you ask me I don’t think there are any such things as curses. I think there is only life. That’s enough.”
― Junot Díaz

“And because love, real love, is not so easily shed.”
― Junot Díaz

“In order to write the book you want to write, in the end you have to become the person you need to become to write that book.”
― Junot Díaz

“You keep waiting for the heaviness to leave you. You keep waiting for the moment you never think about the ex again. It doesn’t come.”
― Junot Díaz

“You don’t want to let go, but don’t want to be hurt, either. It’s not a great place to be but what can I tell you?”
― Junot Díaz

“That was the summer when everything we would become was hovering just over our heads.”
― Junot Díaz

“The truth is there ain’t no relationship in the world that doesn’t hit turbulence.”
― Junot Díaz

“Nothing more exhilarating … than saving yourself by the simple act of waking.”
― Junot Díaz

“She would be a new person, she vowed. They said no matter how far a mule travels it can never come back a horse, but she would show them all.”
― Junot Díaz

“You see, in my view a writer is a writer not because she writes well and easily, because she has amazing talent, because everything she does is golden. In my view a writer is a writer because even when there is no hope, even when nothing you do shows any sign of promise, you keep writing anyway.”
― Junot Díaz

“You whispered my full name and we fell asleep in each other’s arms and I remember how the next morning you were gone, completely gone, and nothing in my bed or the house could have proven otherwise.”
― Junot Díaz

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