The fascination of shooting as a sport depends almost wholly on whether you are at the right or wrong end of the gun.
Obsession is an attractive thing. People who are really, really interested and good at one thing and smart are attractive, if they're men.
Who the hell wants fourteen pairs of shoes when they go on holiday? I haven't had fourteen pairs in my life.
There is no limit to the amount of good you can do if you don't care who gets the credit.
There are no good girls gone wrong - just bad girls found out.
The idea of freedom is inspiring. But what does it mean? If you are free in a political sense but have no food, what's that? The freedom to starve?
Surrealism is destructive, but it destroys only what it considers to be shackles limiting our vision.
Those who restrain desire do so because theirs is weak enough to be restrained.
We all live with the objective of being happy; our lives are all different and yet the same.
An intellectual is a man who doesn't know how to park a bike.
I like to think of myself at home in the armchair, writing, smoking and occasionally wandering down the shop.
People think I'm a miserable sod but it's only because I get asked such bloody miserable questions.
Design is not just what it looks like and feels like. Design is how it works.
Not simply one of the virtues but the form of every virtue at the testing point, which means at the point of highest reality.
You're only given a little spark of madness. You mustn't lose it.
Every man's memory is his private literature.
After all, science is essentially international, and it is only through lack of the historical sense that national qualities have been attributed to it.
I want to go ahead of Father Time with a scythe of my own.
The imagination is not a state: it is the human existence itself.
There is no such thing as a Christian child: only a child of Christian parents.
I don't watch television, I think it destroys the art of talking about oneself.