Loneliness is a strange gift.
Writing is hard work and bad for the health.
Writing is an act of faith, not a trick of grammar.
An intelligence service is, in fact, a stupidity service.
One of the most time-consuming things is to have an enemy.
I am a member of a party of one, and I live in an age of fear.
The time not to become a father is eighteen years before a war.
Genius is more often found in a cracked pot than in a whole one.
I don't know which is more discouraging, literature or chickens.