To me, the greatest pleasure of writing is not what it's about, but the inner music that words make.
Quote by Truman Capote
Truman Capote Quotes
Finishing a book is just like you took a child out in the back yard...
I don't care what anybody says about me as long as it isn't true.
I believe more in the scissors than I do in the pencil.
It is the want to know the end that makes us believe in God, or...
When you've got nowhere to turn, turn on the gas. , Answered Prayers (Unspoiled Monsters).
That isn't writing at all, it's typing.
Fame is only good for one thing - they will cash your check in a...
That's not writing, that's typing.
When I think about how good my book could be, I can hardly breathe.
Even an attorney of moderate talent can postpone doomsday year after year, for the system...
My major regret in life is that my childhood was unnecessarily lonely.
No one will ever know what 'In Cold Blood' took out of me. It scraped...
It's a scientific fact. For every year a person lives in Hollywood, they lose two...
All literature is gossip.
Friendship is a pretty full-time occupation if you really are friendly with somebody. You can't...
She is pure Alice in Wonderland, and her appearance and demeanor are a nicely judged...
It's a scientific fact that if you stay in California you lose one point of...
People say I give the best head, and they're not always talking about sex.
I think writing about unhappiness is probably the source of my popularity, if I have...
The real story is not the plot, but how the characters unfold by it.