My imagination functions much better when I don't have to speak to people.
I didn't hang around films. I don't know if I'd ever seen Hitchcock's The Lady Vanishes.
I have Graham Greene's telephone number, but I wouldn't dream of using it. I don't seek out writers because we all want to be alone.
I think J.D. Salinger is correct in granting no interviews, and in making no speeches.
Some fellow from the Third World kept hammering for prizes for a Communist film which was rotten.
Happiness was like a green vine spreading through her, stretching fine tendrils, bearing flowers through her flesh.