Scandinavian Literature Quotes

Quotes tagged as "scandinavian-literature" (showing 1-6 of 6)
Halldór Kiljan Laxness
“Like all great rationalists you believed in things that were twice as incredible as theology.”
Halldór Kiljan Laxness, Under the Glacier

Åke Edwardson
“Is this your first case?' This from the ugliest person Winter had ever seen. His face resembled five pounds of meat loaf molded by an arthritic potter.”
Åke Edwardson, Death Angels

Steen Langstrup
“There is always a unique atmosphere in the car when you drive through the City with a dead body in the back.”
Steen Langstrup, In The Shadow of Sadd

Trine Villemann
“You don't turn your back on your destiny.”
Trine Villemann, Queen of Deception

Tove Jansson
“There are empty spaces that must be respected – those often long periods when a person can’t see the pictures or find the words and needs to be left alone.”
Tove Jansson, Fair Play

Tove Jansson
“How easy it is to love.”
Tove Jansson, The Listener