In general I do not draw well with literary men -- not that I dislike them but I never know what to say to them after I have praised their last publication.
I wrote for a weekly magazine and then edited a literary magazine, but I did not really feel comfortable with the profession of journalism itself.
There is an incompatibility between literary creation and political activity.
Humorists can never start to take themselves seriously. It's literary suicide.
I did try very hard to tell the whole truth without violating my literary instincts.
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.
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.
Last Update: August, 2020