You can read everybody. It’s not even interesting to tell the truth because to some extent it’s false.
I’m one of the cliches that has grown up.
Surely, I must at all times attempt to obey the law of the state. But when the will of God and the will of the state conflict, I am compelled to follow the will of God.
I’m sorry, but I was born with a towel on my head.
Forgive me if I sleep until I wake up.
I sound like Homer. I mean Winslow Homer.
AIDS is a judgment we have brought upon ourselves.
The term ‘hero’ irritates me greatly.
Well, I love fishing. I wouldn’t kill a fly myself but I’ve no hesitation in killing a fish. A lot of men are like that. No bother. Out you come. Thump. And that’s not the only reason.
And in a way, that’s been a help to me, because I take great passions for a particular poet – sometimes it lasts for many years, sometimes only for a while. This happens to everybody.