Whoever is able to write a book and does not, it is as if he has lost a child
In literature, as in love, we are astonished at the choice made by other people
The answers you get from literature depend on the questions you pose
(November 18, 1939 - )
The two most engaging powers of an author are to make new things familiar, familiar things new.
(September 18, 1709 - December 13, 1784)
Literature is a luxury; fiction is a necessity.
G. K. Chesterton
(May 29, 1874 - June 14, 1936)
Clearly, in any teacher's grade book, these kinds of overall scores would indicate a need for improvement.
I also learned to separate my experience on the set from how I felt about my performance in the movie. Because most of the time I just hate myself.
(August 12, 1975 - )
I'm the one that has to die when it's time for me to die, so let me live my life, the way I want to