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A conversation is a dialogue, not a monologue. That's why there are so...   Life
Adorned with cape, with tricorn, saintly soul singing in librarian ton...   Life
All literature is gossip.   Life
Even an attorney of moderate talent can postpone doomsday year after y...   Life
Failure is the condiment that gives success its flavor.   Life
Fame is only good for one thing-they will cash your check in a small t...   Life
Finishing a book is just like you took a child out in the back yard an...   Life
Friendship is a pretty full-time occupation if you really are friendly...   Life
Holcomb stands on the high wheat plains of western Kansas, a lonesome ...   Life
I believe more in the scissors than I do in the pencil.   Life
I can see every monster as they come in.   Life
I got this idea of doing a really serious big work-it would be precise...   Life
I was eleven, then I was sixteen. Though no honors came my way, those ...   Life
Life is a moderately good play with a badly written third act.   Age
Love is a chain of love as nature is a chain of life.   Life
Mick Jagger moves like a parody between a majorette girl and Fred Asta...   Life
Most contemporary novelists, especially the American and the French, a...   Life
She is pure Alice in Wonderland, and her appearance and demeanor are a...   Life
That's not writing, that's typing.   Life
The good thing about masturbation is that you don't have to get dresse...   Life
The quietness of his tone italicized the malice of his reply.   Life
To me, the greatest pleasure of writing is not what it's about, but th...   Life
Venice is like eating an entire box of chocolate liqueurs in one go.   Life
Well, I'm about as tall as a shotgun, and just as noisy.   Life
When God hands you a gift, he also hands you a whip; and the whip is i...   Life
Writing has laws of perspective, of light and shade just as painting d...   Life
Writing stopped being fun when I discovered the difference between goo...   Life