I was just on the edge of getting married, and I was frenzied at the prospect of this great step in my life after having been a bachelor for so long. And I really wanted to take my mind off of the agony, and so I decided to sit down and write a book.
As for sex, well, I mean sex is a perfectly respectable subject as far as Shakespeare is concerned. I mean, all history is love and violence.
If I wait for the genius to come, it just doesn't arrive.
People do connect me with James Bond simply because I happen to like scrambled eggs and short-sleeved shirts and some of the things that James Bond does, but I certainly haven't got his guts nor his very lively appetites.
I'm not in the Shakespeare stakes. I have no ambition.
Never say 'no' to adventures. Always say 'yes', otherwise you'll lead a very dull life.
Most marriages don't add two people together. They subtract one from the other.