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The difference between journalism and literature is that journalism is unreadable and literature is not read.
In any evolutionary process, even in the arts, the search for novelty becomes corrupting.
I hear much of people's calling out to punish the guilty, but very few are concerned to clear the innocent.
You can't wait for inspiration. You have to go after it with a club.
I've put my genius into my life; I've only put my talent into my works.
There is no such thing as a moral or an immoral book. Books are well written, or badly written.
Bad artists always admire each other's work.
Artistic temperament is a disease that afflicts amateurs.
The great American novel has not only already been written, it has already been rejected.
Few great men could pass Personnel.
Nothing is impossible, the word itself says 'I'm possible'!
If you can make a girl laugh, you can make her do anything.
You have to live your life according to what comforts you, not what the rest of your family thinks you ought to be doing.
You only live once, but if you do it right, once is enough.
- Mae West
Insanity is doing the same thing, over and over again, but expecting different results.