Once you read a book it becomes a part of you forever
… in art nothing is more secondary than the author’s intentions.
What gunpowder did for war, the printing press has done for the mind.
Books are to me as homemade tattoos are to an inmate. Can’t get enough of them.
To put an arrogant ‘famous’ writer in his place: pretend to be illiterate.
The best way to become acquainted with a subject is to write about it.