Literature, the most seductive, the most deceiving, the most dangerous of professions.
I have the conviction that excessive literary production is a social offence.
I am the literary equivalent of a Big Mac and fries.
Let your literary compositions be kept from the public eye for nine years.
Thank you for sending me a copy of your book. I'll waste no time reading it.
As far as I knew white women were never lonely, except in books. White men adored them, Black men desired them and Black women worked for them.
Satire lies about literary men while they live and eulogy lies about them when they die.
When we blindly adopt a religion, a political system, a literary dogma, we become automatons. We cease to grow.
Each has his past shut in him like the leaves of a book known to him by heart and his friends can only read the title.
The woods are lovely, dark and deep.But I have promises to keep,And miles to go before I sleepAnd miles to go before I sleep.