Douglas Coupland (12 citater)

Douglas Coupland (Generation X).

When someone tells you they’ve just bought a house, they might as well tell you they no longer have a personality. You can immediately assume so many things: that they’re locked into jobs they hate; that they’re broke; that they spend every night watching videos; that they’re fifteen pounds overweight; that they no longer listen to new ideas. It’s profoundly depressing.

Douglas Coupland (Player One - Karen).

Which is lonelier: to be single and lonely or to be lonely within a dead relationship?

Douglas Coupland (Bogen: PlayerOne).

When time is used up, does it go to some kind of place like a junkyard. Or down a river like the wathers beneath Niagra Falls? Does time evaporate and turn into rain and start all over again?

Douglas Coupland (Bogen: PlayerOne).

What’s the great thing about normal, anyway? What’s normal ever done for you?

Douglas Coupland (Bogen: PlayerOne).

No seasons in your lives – merely industrial production cycles that rule you far better than any tyrant.

Douglas Coupland (The book: Player One).

Feeling unique and being unique aren't the same thing.

Douglas Coupland (Andy i bogen Generation X).

I wonder that all things seem to be from hell these days: dates, jobs, panties, weather... Could the situation be that we no longer believe in that particular place?

Douglas Coupland (Claire i bogen Generation X).

I can’t keep doing this. I’ll be thirty soon. I feel like the character in a color cartoon!

Douglas Coupland (Bree i bogen JPod).

I think you are binarizing a complex situation – I don’t think it’s that simplistic.

Douglas Coupland (Bree i bogen JPod).

I miss the possibility of doing something Apple, something one-point-oh!

Douglas Coupland (About meetings).

The three things you can’t fake are erections, competence and creativity.

Douglas Coupland.

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