Es ist notwendig, dass junge Menschen lernen, Entscheidungen zu treffen. Die richtigen Entscheidungen zu treffen ist die einzige Möglichkeit, in einer immer beängstigender werdenden Welt zu überleben.
I believe without a single shadow of a doubt that it is necessary for young people to learn to make choices. Learning to make right choices is the only way they will survive in an increasingly frightening world.- Lois LowryEntscheidungen
What comes to me always is a character, a scene, a moment. That's going to be the beginning. Then, as I write, I begin to perceive an ending. I begin to see a destination, although sometimes that changes. And then, of course, there's the whole middle section looming.- Lois Lowry
People do things that turn out badly, often for the most benevolent of reasons.- Lois Lowry
I'm not terribly conversant with children's literature in general. I tend to read books for adults, being an adult.- Lois Lowry
Most people remember being 4 objectively, as if they're seeing a movie of a 4-year-old. But me, if you ask me to think about when I'm 4, I can feel myself being 4, and I am there, looking out through my 4-year-old eyes.- Lois Lowry