I felt after I finished Slaughterhouse-Five that I didn’t have to write at all anymore if I didn’t want to. It was the end of some sort of career. I don’t know why, exactly. I suppose that flowers, when they’re through blooming, have some sort of awareness of some purpose having been served. Flowers didn’t ask to be flowers and I didn’t ask to be me. At the end of Slaughterhouse-Five…I had a shutting-off feeling…that I had done what I was supposed to do and everything was OK .
Art is never finished, only abandoned.
A poem is never finished, only abandoned.
I should have considered it wrong to have finished the Frieze before the room for its accommodation and the funds for its completion were available.
After I wrapped 'Sons of Anarchy,' I traveled by myself for ten weeks. I started in Jordan and finished in Mali, in Timbuktu.
I knew the second I finished the first record - 'House Of Balloons' - and had all this material leftover that a trilogy would be best.
When you're finished changing, you're finished.
I was really into the music of Cream after I finished composing the music for 'BTTB.'
A man is not finished when he is defeated. He is finished when he quits.
The farce is finished. I go to seek a vast perhaps.
What is not started today is never finished tomorrow.
I do not look upon these United States as a finished product. We are still in the making.
I don't believe a player is ever a finished product.
Poles finished communism, and Great Britain profited significantly from this.
I stopped doing drugs when I was 20. I was finished with drugs before Nirvana even started.
I know the sag of the unfinished poem. And I know the release of the poem that is finished.
I finished three years ranked No. 1, so the ranking doesn't matter anymore.
This nation is never finished. It has to be re-created in each generation.
The album is never finished until it's on the shelves!
I was born in Messina, Sicily. I stayed there until I was 18 and finished my studies.