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Milan Kundera: 10 quotes on his birthday

To celebrate the 83rd birthday of Milan Kundera, here are some favorite quotes from the novelist.

2. Culture of consumers

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    Milan Kundera in Paris in 1975.
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Culture is perishing in overproduction, in an avalanche of words, in the madness of quantity. (The Unbearable Lightness of Being)

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