Google is celebrating the 91st birthday of the writer by making a beautiful doodle for him.
Gabriel García Márquez , known affectionately as Gabo or Gabito throughout Latin America is considered one of the most significant authors of the 20th century. He won the 1982 Nobel Prize in Literature. His best-known novels are One Hundred Years of Solitude, The Autumn of the Patriarch and Love in the time of Cholera. On his death, he was called “the greatest Colombian who ever lived” by President Juan Manuel Santos.
Happy Birthday Gabriel García Márquez “the greatest Colombian who ever lived.”
These are some beautiful quotes from the writer.
Gabriel García Márquez /Quotes
“What matters in life is not what happens to you but what you remember and how you remember it.”
“It is not true that people stop pursuing dreams because they grow old, they grow old because they stop pursuing dreams.”
“Nothing in this world was more difficult than love.”
“The world must be all fucked up,” he said then, “when men travel first class and literature goes as freight.”
“No medicine cures what happiness cannot.”
“All human beings have three lives: public, private and secret.”
“I have learned that a man has the right and obligation to look down at another man, only when that man needs help to get up from the ground.”
“Take advantage of it now, while you are young, and suffer all you can, because these things don’t last your whole life.”
“For those who may be hurting over lost love: Don’t cry because it is over… smile because it happened.”
“A lie is more comfortable than doubt, more useful than love, more lasting than truth.”