Quotes by Orhan Pamuk

Ferit Orhan Pamuk is a Turkish novelist, screenwriter, academic and recipient of the 2006 Nobel Prize in Literature. One of Turkey's most prominent novelists, his work has sold over thirteen million books in sixty-three languages, making him the country's best-selling writer. Pamuk is the author of novels including Silent House, The White Castle, The Black Book, The New Life, My Name Is Red, Snow, The Museum of Innocence, and A Strangeness in My Mind.

The best Quotes and Sayings

Dogs do speak, but only to those who know how to listen.

Orhan Pamuk (Turkish author)
 
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I read a book one day and my whole life was changed.

Books, ReadingOrhan Pamuk in The New Life
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The first thing I learned at school was that some people are idiots; the second thing I learned was that some are even worse.

Foolishness, SocietyOrhan Pamuk in Istanbul: Memories and the City
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I don't want to be a tree; I want to be its meaning.

TreesOrhan Pamuk in My Name is Red
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