List of famous inspirational quotations by the british author Martin Amis on topics like life, soup, bring
Weapons are like money; no one knows the meaning of enough.
Every writer hopes or boldly assumes that his life is in some sense exemplary, that the particular will turn out to be universal.
Bullets cannot be recalled. They cannot be uninvented. But they can be taken out of the gun.
Style is not neutral; it gives moral directions.
Money doesn't mind if we say it's evil, it goes from strength to strength.
It's a fiction, an addiction, and a tacit conspiracy.
Life is made of fear. Some people eat fear soup three times a day. Some people eat fear soup all the meals there are. I eat it sometimes. When they bring me fear soup to eat, I try not to eat it, I try to send it back. But sometimes I'm too afraid to and have to eat it anyway.
And meanwhile time goes about its immemorial work of making everyone look and feel like shit.
Martin Amis is an English novelist, essayist and short story writer. His works include the novels Money, London Fields and The Information.The Guardian writes that "all his critics have noted what Kingsley Amis [his father] complained of as a 'terrible compulsive vividness in his style...