A good deed never goes unpunished.
Quote by Gore Vidal
Gore Vidal Quotes
The idea of a good society is something you do not need a religion and...
The greatest pleasure when I started making money was not buying cars or yachts but...
Andy Warhol is the only genius I've ever known with an I.Q. of 60.
What is in question is a kind of book reviewing which seems to be more...
I'm all for bringing back the birch, but only between consenting adults
I never miss a chance to have sex or appear on television.
Write something, even if it's just a suicide note.
Litigation takes the place of sex at middle age.
There's a lot to be said for being nouveau riche, and the Reagans mean to...
What other culture could have produced someone like Hemingway and not seen the joke?
The genius of our ruling class is that it has kept a majority of the...
A talent for drama is not a talent for writing, but is an ability to...
Today's public figures can no longer write their own speeches or books, and there is...
The four most beautiful words in our common language: I told you so.
In writing and politicking, it's best not to think about it, just do it.
By the time a man gets to be presidential material, he's been bought ten times...
Many writers who choose to be active in the world lose not virtue but time,...
It is not enough to succeed. Others must fail.
There is something about a bureaucrat that does not like a poem.
Every time a friend succeeds, I die a little.