Literature is my life of course but from an ontological point of view. From an existential point of view I like being a teacher.

No I’m happy to go on living the life I’ve chosen. I’m a university teacher and I like my job.

Antonio Tabucchi Teacher Quotes

My job is to look at what politics is doing not be a politician myself.

Antonio Tabucchi Politics Quote

I live quietly at home among my family and friends.

Antonio Tabucchi Family Quote

Literature for me isn’t a workaday job but something which involves desires dreams and fantasy.

Antonio Tabucchi Dreams Quote