All a writer has to do to get a woman is to say he's a writer. It's an aphrodisiac.
Quote by Saul Bellow
Whoever wants to reach a distant goal must take small steps.
A good novel is worth more then the best scientific study.
California is like an artificial limb the rest of the country doesn't really need. You...
I've never turned over a fig leaf yet that didn't have a price tag on...
A great deal of intelligence can be invested in ignorance when the need for illusion...
No realistic, sane person goes around Chicago without protection.
People can lose their lives in libraries. They ought to be warned.
I have begun in old age to understand just how oddly we are all put...
Hapiness can only be found if you can free yourself of all other distractions.
We are always looking for the book it is necessary to read next.
A man is only as good as what he loves
Psychoanalysis pretends to investigate the Unconscious. The Unconscious by definition is what you are not...
I think that New York is not the cultural centre of America, but the business...
Everybody knows there is no fineness or accuracy of suppression; if you hold down one...
A man is only as good as what he loves.
Goodness is achieved not in a vacuum, but in the company of other men, attended...
What is art but a way of seeing?
She was what we used to call a suicide blonde - dyed by her own...
I'm glad I haven't lived in vain.
There is an immense, painful longing for a broader, more flexible, fuller, more coherent, more...