Joseph Kanon’s Top 10 Popular and Famous Quotes

Ten of My Favourite Joseph Kanon Quotes 

Quotes, who doesn’t love a good quote? This series of articles we look at Top 10 Famous Quotes by Author Joseph Kanon, author quotes are always a challenge and fun to pick, with Joseph Kanon you will find my Ten favourites of Joseph Kanon’s quotes. 

Popular Quotes

“Maybe,” Sasha”
― Joseph Kanon, Leaving Berlin

 “he realized that this visit, all his visits, were really trips to a cemetery, paying respects at the grave, the way they had visited his father’s, flowers in hand, his mother solemn, Leon bored and uncomfortable, not knowing, as he did now, that she wasn’t visiting his father but some younger part of herself, what she used to be.”
― Joseph Kanon, Istanbul Passage: A Novel

“They stay for each other .The Americans don’t leave because the Russians-“He stopped. “But of course they’ll have to. It’s not reasonable,”he said, a French use of word. “Why would the Russians stay? If Germany were neutral. Not a threat anymore.”
― Joseph Kanon, Leaving Berlin

 “He was the first young man Alex had met since he arrived, all the others buried or missing, irretrievable. Then a few dragging steps and Alex saw why: a Goebbels clubfoot had kept him out of war.”
― Joseph Kanon, Leaving Berlin

 “You know the sultans used to light their garden parties with turtles? They’d put candles on their backs and let them wander around. Hundreds of them.”
― Joseph Kanon, Istanbul Passage

 “Life is like that, don’t you think? Mostly bad choices. All you can do is keep your balance between them.”
― Joseph Kanon, Istanbul Passage: A Novel

“in wool skirts and thin shapeless cardigans. “You know who’s also here?”
― Joseph Kanon, Leaving Berlin

 “The light now a line of vanishing dolt, like tracer bullets.”
― Joseph Kanon, Leaving Berlin

“reality itself become something random, inexplicable.”
― Joseph Kanon, Stardust: A Novel

“Durak,” he said, spitting it. When”
― Joseph Kanon, Istanbul Passage: A Novel

10 Famous Quotes by Author Joseph Kanon

So there you have it my Ten favourite quotes by Joseph Kanon, please comment below and share your favourite quotes by the fantastic author Joseph Kanon.  Furthermore, if you find any Authors not covered for there, top 10 quotes let me know and I will review their works and find some of their best quotes as has been done here for Joseph Kanon. 

One Final Bonus – Joseph Kanon Quote 

“How does anyone sleep?”
“You don’t hear them after a while,” Martin said.” You get used to it.”
Maybe Martin had, new to Berlin. But what about the others, who remembered huddling in shelters every night , waiting to die, listening to the engine sounds how near?-the whining thrust as the nose was pulled up, free of the weight of it bombs, now floating somewhere overhead.”

― Joseph Kanon, Leaving Berlin

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