Having big audiences when you’re on a book tour is like Valhalla if you’re a person who used to sell Girl Scout cookies on the side. Because you want to give the reading that will sell the most books.
I thought ‘Chelsea Girls’ was going to change my life.
Evolution is not an even process. There are surges, and there are micromoments. Certainly a career as an artist is that way.
Lyndon Johnson, I know for a fact, was a great president. And I don’t mean by that he was a great man.
I always aimed at being a legend.
I’ve grown to love Barack Obama. Hillary is no Bernie Sanders. But she’s a politician, and she understands Congress. And I think with that kind of twisted beauty, she could lead our country.