In expressing love we belong among the undeveloped countries.
I think that New York is not the cultural centre of America, but the business and administrative centre of American culture.
When we ask for advice, we are usually looking for an accomplice.
With a novelist, like a surgeon, you have to get a feeling that you've fallen into good hands - someone from whom you can accept the anesthetic with confidence.
There are evils that have the ability to survive identification and go on for ever... money, for instance, or war.