Our inventions mirror our secret wishes. Lawrence Durrell Mountolive There are no other quotes from this source in the Bon Mots database. Instagram sharing coming soon. Quote text and source copied to clipboard. Link to this quote copied to clipboard. More information about this quote Topic Creativity Innovation Invention Author Lawrence Durrell Medium Novel Language English Time 1958 1950s 20th century Occupation Writer From India Asia Authentication Score 3 More information on Authentication Score coming soon. Citation Durrell, Lawrence. Mountolive. Faber and Faber, 1958. Citation text copied to clipboard.