Kevin Powers Quotes

Top 34 wise famous quotes and sayings by Kevin Powers

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Kevin Powers quotes: I feel like I'm being eaten from the inside out and I can't tell anyone what's going on ... I feel like I'm being eaten from the inside out and I can't tell anyone what's going on ...
Kevin Powers quotes: I'm always most interested in writing about things that I don't understand. I'm always most interested in writing about things that I don't understand.
Kevin Powers quotes: But I remember being told that the truth does not depend on being believed. But I remember being told that the truth does not depend on being believed.
Kevin Powers quotes: You are only as sick as your secrets. You are only as sick as your secrets.
Kevin Powers quotes: I've been writing poems and stories since I was about 13. I've been writing poems and stories since I was about 13.
Kevin Powers quotes: The details of the world in which we live are always secondary to the fact that we must live in them. The details of the world in which we live are always secondary to the fact that we must live in them.
Kevin Powers quotes: One of the things my service in Iraq did give me was this freedom from fear of failure or any kind of expectations that I had to take a standard One of the things my service in Iraq did give me was this freedom from fear of failure or any kind of expectations that I had to take a standard path.
Kevin Powers quotes: The war came to me in my dreams and showed me its sole purpose: to go on, only to go on. The war came to me in my dreams and showed me its sole purpose: to go on, only to go on.
Kevin Powers quotes: Minutes ticked into the past. Minutes ticked into the past.
Kevin Powers quotes: And I understood why he came and why I couldn't go, not just then at least, because one never knows if what one sees will disappear forever. And I understood why he came and why I couldn't go, not just then at least, because one never knows if what one sees will disappear forever.
Kevin Powers quotes: I didn't want to smile and say thanks. Didn't want to pretend I'd done anything except survive I didn't want to smile and say thanks. Didn't want to pretend I'd done anything except survive
Kevin Powers quotes: The world makes liars of us all. The world makes liars of us all.
Kevin Powers quotes: Freedom is not the same as lack of accountability. Freedom is not the same as lack of accountability.
Kevin Powers quotes: There is a sharp distinction between what is remembered, what is told and what is true. There is a sharp distinction between what is remembered, what is told and what is true.
Kevin Powers quotes: I understood that 'The Yellow Birds' would be a peculiar representation of the experience of being at war. I intended it to be so. I understood that 'The Yellow Birds' would be a peculiar representation of the experience of being at war. I intended it to be so.
Kevin Powers quotes: I've come to accept that parts of life are constant, that just because something happens on two different days doesn't make it a goddamn miracle. I've come to accept that parts of life are constant, that just because something happens on two different days doesn't make it a goddamn miracle.
Kevin Powers quotes: I had feared the truth on her behalf and it had not been my right to make that choice for her. I had feared the truth on her behalf and it had not been my right to make that choice for her.
Kevin Powers quotes: Nothing is more isolating than having a particular history. Nothing is more isolating than having a particular history.
Kevin Powers quotes: My personal opinion is that if someone writes honestly about war, it will inherently be anti-war. My personal opinion is that if someone writes honestly about war, it will inherently be anti-war.
Kevin Powers quotes: Clouds spread out over the Atlantic like soiled linens on an unmade bed. Clouds spread out over the Atlantic like soiled linens on an unmade bed.
Kevin Powers quotes: Her grief was dignified and hidden, as is most grief, which is partly why there is always so much of it to go around. Her grief was dignified and hidden, as is most grief, which is partly why there is always so much of it to go around.
Kevin Powers quotes: All pain is the same. Only the details are different. All pain is the same. Only the details are different.