AUTHOR | DEJAN STOJANOVIC
Dejan Stojanovic | Poetry, Philosophy, Nonfiction, poet, essayist, philosopher
Dejan Stojanovic was born in Pec, Kosovo (the former Yugoslavia), in 1959. Although a lawyer by education, he has never practiced law and instead became a journalist. He is a poet, essayist, philosopher, and businessman and published six critically acclaimed books of poetry in Serbia: Circling, The Sun Watches the Sun, The Sign and Its Children, The Shape, The Creator, and Dance of Time. In 1986, as a young writer, he was recognized among 200 writers at the Bor (former Yugoslavia) Literary Festival. He also received the prestigious Rastko Petrovic Award from the Society of Serbian Writers for his book of interviews with major European and American artists and writers.
Born in: Pec, Serbia
All Quotes from the Author Dejan Stojanovic 282
“ Dust to dust, ashes to ashes. Is that all?
“ What we call life is only talk of nature.
“ Even if you are alone you wage war with yourself.
“ God is a cloud from which rain fell.
“ There are many secrets; don’t try to resolve them all.
“ Words rich in meaning can be cheap in sound effects.
“ To jump over centuries In one step is impossible. Ju...
“ I imagined I was God for a millisecond And became sp...
“ The game itself is bigger than the winning.
“ New Rome will be destroyedBy the attacks of new vand...
“ There is another alphabet, whispering from every lea...
“ He thought others were small; that was his greatness.