My life looked good on paper – where, in fact, almost all of it was being lived.
You cannot combine being a movie star with not being a movie star
When the past is forgotten, the present is unforgettable
Belief is otiose; reality is sufficiently awesome as it stands.
Fiction is the only way to redeem the formlessness of life
Weapons are like money; no one knows the meaning of enough.
If God existed, and if He cared for humankind, He would never have given us religion.
The first thing that distinguishes a writer is that he is most alive when alone.
Only in art will the lion lie down with the lamb, and the rose grow without thorn.