“If I want to write something worthwhile, I have to get rid of my illusions.”
“Nostalgia is denial, denial of the painful present.”
“It is the quality of ones convictions that determines success.”
"He who finds a friend finds a treasure."
“Wars are fought with weapons but are won by men.”
“Words are our most inexhaustible source of magic, capable of both inflicting injury and remedying it.”
“You can go left, you can go right, I don’t give a damn. Just make a decision.”
“Your words surround you like fog – they make you hard to see.”