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Nick Hornby

Nick Hornby, 2009
Born Nicholas Peter John Hornby
(1957-04-17) 17 April 1957 (age 59)
Redhill, Surrey, England
Occupation Writer, Editor, Screenwriter
Nationality British
Alma mater Jesus College, Cambridge
Period 1992–present
Genre Fiction, Non-fiction
Notable work High Fidelity
About a Boy

We can't be as good as we'd want to, so the question then becomes, how do we cope with our own badness?
Nick Hornby
Radio football is football reduced to its lowest common denominator.
Everything's complicated, even those things that seem flat in their bleakness or sadness.
Nick Hornby
Sequels are very rarely a good idea, and in any case, the success of the book changed my relationship with the club in some ways.
Nick Hornby
I don't want my books to exclude anyone, but if they have to, then I would rather they excluded the people who feel they are too smart for them!
Nick Hornby
The natural state of the football fan is bitter disappointment, no matter what the score.
Nick Hornby