Until the rise of American advertising, it never occurred to anyone anywhere in the world that the teenager was a captive in a hostile world of adults.
Quote by Gore Vidal
Gore Vidal Quotes
All children alarm their parents, if only because you are forever expecting to encounter yourself.
The greatest pleasure when I started making money was not buying cars or yachts but...
Today's public figures can no longer write their own speeches or books, and there is...
Some writers take to drink, others take to audiences.
Write something, even if it's just a suicide note.
He's a full-fledged housewife from Kansas with all the prejudices
That loyal retainer of the Chase Manhattan Bank, the American president.
Style is knowing who you are, what you want to say, and not giving a...
The four most beautiful words in our common language: I told you so.
The behaviour of President Bush on 11 September certainly gives rise to not unnatural suspicions.
Sex is. There is nothing more to be done about it. Sex builds no roads,...
There's a lot to be said for being nouveau riche, and the Reagans mean to...
Half of the American people have never read a newspaper. Half never voted for President....
In writing and politicking, it's best not to think about it, just do it.
We're not a democracy.
I'm all for bringing back the birch, but only between consenting adults
Many writers who choose to be active in the world lose not virtue but time,...
Fifty percent of people won't vote, and fifty percent don't read newspapers. I hope it's...
A good deed never goes unpunished.
It's not enough to succeed. Others must fail.