People think I'm a miserable sod but it's only because I get asked such bloody miserable questions.
Society is now one polished horde, Formed of two mighty tribes, The Bores and the Bored.
The lifestyle I`ve been living for the last 30 years, I could have been dead a thousand times.
I like to think of myself at home in the armchair, writing, smoking and occasionally wandering down the shop.
There's nothing in the world so demoralizing as money.
A man of honour should never forget what he is because he sees what others are.
Surrealism is destructive, but it destroys only what it considers to be shackles limiting our vision.
I don't do drugs, I am drugs
The Declaration of Independence I always considered as a theatrical show. Jefferson ran away with all the stage effect of that... and all the glory of it.
No man for any considerable period can wear one face to himself and another to the multitude, without finally getting bewildered as to which may be the true.
At the heart of all beauty lies something inhuman.
A great city is the place to escape the true drama of provincial life, and find solace in fantasy.
Self-esteem comes from being able to define the world in your own terms and refusing to abide by the judgments of others.
I am not a saint, unless you think of a saint as a sinner who keeps on trying.
In the United States today, we have more than our share of the nattering nabobs of negativism.
I have noticed that nothing I have never said ever did me any harm.
I will go on my knees and ask the Liberian people to participate in bringing peace and stability to our country.
Three may keep a secret, if two of them are dead.
I don't try to imagine a personal god; it suffices to stand in awe at the structure of the world, insofar as it allows our inadequate senses to appreciate it.
When people start asking you to do the same thing over and over again, that's when you know you're way too close to something that you don't want to be near.
I fully realize that no wealth or position can long endure, unless built upon truth and justice; therefore, I will engage in no transaction which does not benefit all whom it affects.