I’ve just had eighteen straight whiskies. I think that’s the record.
But time has set its maggot on their track.
No honest writer today can possibly avoid being influenced by Freud through his pioneering work into the Unconscious and by the influence of those discoveries on the scientific, philosophic, and artistic work of his contemporaries: but not, by any means, necessarily through Freud’s own writing.
Do not go gentle into that good night but rage, rage against the dying of the light.
I went on all over the States, ranting poems to enthusiastic audiences that, the week before, had been equally enthusiastic about lectures on Railway Development or the Modern Turkish Essay.
Though lovers be lost love shall not.
Never be lucid, never state, if you would be regarded great.
When one burns one’s bridges, what a very nice fire it makes.
He who seeks rest finds boredom. He who seeks work finds rest.
The function of posterity is to look after itself.