It’s the job that’s never started as takes longest to finish.J.R.R. Tolkien
The ruling power is always faced with the question, ‘In such and such circumstances, what would you do?’, whereas the opposition is not obliged to take responsibility or make any real decisions.George Orwell
What is freedom of expression? Without the freedom to offend, it ceases to exist.Salman Rushdie
Read, read, read. Read everything — trash, classics, good and bad, and see how they do it. Just like a carpenter who works as an apprentice and studies the master. Read! You’ll absorb it. Then write. If it’s good, you’ll find out. If it’s not, throw it out of the window.William Faulkner
A system of morality which is based on relative emotional values is a mere illusion, a thoroughly vulgar conception which has nothing sound in it and nothing true.Socrates
To live is the rarest thing in the world. Most people exist, that is all.