There is nothing noble in being superior to your fellow man; true nobility is being superior to your former self.
There is nothing to writing. All you do is sit down at a typewriter and bleed.
Always do sober what you said you’d do drunk. That will teach you to keep your mouth shut.
I like to listen. I have learned a great deal from listening carefully. Most people never listen.
The world breaks everyone, and afterward, some are strong at the broken places.
When writing a novel a writer should create living people; people not characters. A character is a caricature.