It has always seemed to me that so long as you produce your dramatic effect, accuracy of detail matters little. I have never striven for it and I have made some bad mistakes in consequence. What matter if I hold my readers?
Is there any point to which you would wish to draw my attention?' 'To the curious incident of the dog in the night-time.' 'The dog did nothing in the night-time.' 'That was the curious incident,' remarked Sherlock Holmes.
A sandwich and a cup of coffee, and then off to violin-land, where all is sweetness and delicacy and harmony.
His ignorance was as remarkable as his knowledge.
We can't command our love, but we can our actions.
There is nothing more unaesthetic than a policeman.