"I don't know how many good books I still have in me I hope there are another four or five."
"Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow. The important thing is not to stop questioning."Haruki Murakami on Albert Einstein
"We must accept finite disappointment, but never lose infinite hope."Haruki Murakami on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"None are more hopelessly enslaved than those who falsely believe they are free."Haruki Murakami on Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
"My great hope is to laugh as much as I cry to get my work done and try to love somebody and have the courage to accept the love in return."Haruki Murakami on Maya Angelou
"I find hope in the darkest of days, and focus in the brightest. I do not judge the universe."Haruki Murakami on Dalai Lama
"You are 27 or 28 right? It is very tough to live at that age. When nothing is sure. I have sympathy with you."
"When I write about a 15-year old, I jump, I return to the days when I was that age. It's like a time machine. I can remember everything. I can feel the wind. I can smell the air. Very actually. Very vividly."
"I've run the Boston Marathon 6 times before. I think the best aspects of the marathon are the beautiful changes of the scenery along the route and the warmth of the people's support. I feel happier every time I enter this marathon."
"I lost some of my friends because I got so famous, people who just assumed that I would be different now. I felt like everyone hated me. That is the most unhappy time of my life."
"Among the many values in life, I appreciate freedom most."