If most men and women were forced to rely upon physical charm to attract lovers, their sexual lives would be not only meager but in a youth-worshiping country like America, painfully brief.
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It makes no difference who you vote for - the two parties are really one...
Our form of democracy is bribery, on the highest scale.
I'm all for bringing back the birch, but only between consenting adults
It is not enough to succeed. Others must fail.
Writing fiction has become a priestly business in countries that have lost their faith.
It's not enough to succeed. Others must fail.
Write something, even if it's just a suicide note.
What other culture could have produced someone like Hemmingway and not seen the joke?
Never have children, only grandchildren.
Teaching has ruined more American novelists than drink.
In America, the race goes to the loud, the solemn, the hustler. If you think...
There is no human problem which could not be solved if people would simply do...
Fifty percent of people won't vote, and fifty percent don't read newspapers. I hope it's...
Andy Warhol is the only genius I've ever known with an I.Q. of 60.
There is something about a bureaucrat that does not like a poem.
A talent for drama is not a talent for writing, but is an ability to...
The more money an American accumulates, the less interesting he becomes.
Democracy is supposed to give you the feeling of choice, like Painkiller X and Painkiller...
The tendency of democracies is, in all things, to mediocrity.
Without God, democracy will not and cannot long endure.