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“To have a reason to get up in the morning, it is necessary to possess a guiding principle. A belief of some kind. A bumper sticker if you will.”
“It made me feel good. To know the nuts still have a chance to take over the world.”
“And if you ever do a survey, you'll find that people prefer illusion to reality, ten to one. Twenty, even.”
“People who keep stiff upper lips find that it's damn hard to smile.”
“The 'creator' and the 'editor' — two halves of the writer whole — should sleep in separate rooms.”
“Writers don't write to inform other people, they write to find out something themselves.”
Judith Guest, U.S. writer, screenwriter