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“Rules are like flagpoles in a slalom race: you observe their presence religiously, skirt around them as closely as possible, and never let them cut your speed.”
“I hate that stuff — mingling with lawyers and all. I've always thought there must be some reason why the French words for 'attorney' and 'avocado' were the same.”
“Privacy — like eating and breathing — is one of life's basic requirements.”
“Truth has divine properties, and the ability to see it is a gift that's given, not acquired.”
“If you must live in a city, New York is the only city in the world.”
“The laws of chess are as beautiful as those governing the universe — and as deadly.”
Katherine Neville, U.S. writer, businesswoman