But I don't want comfort. I want God, I want poetry, I want real danger, I want freedom, I want goodness. I want sin.
Writers write to influence their readers, their preachers, their auditors, but always, at bottom, to be more themselves.
Dream in a pragmatic way.
Happiness is a hard master, particularly other people's happiness.
To travel is to discover that everyone is wrong about other countries.
Man is an intelligence in servitude to his organs.