Death the last voyage, the longest, and the best.
Culture is the arts elevated to a set of beliefs.
Most of the time we think we're sick, it's all in the mind.
Loneliness is and always has been the central and inevitable experience of every man.
One belongs to New York instantly. One belongs to it as much in five minutes as in five years.
The reason a writer writes a book is to forget a book and the reason a reader reads one is to remember it.
A young man is so strong, so mad, so certain, and so lost. He has everything and he is able to use nothing.
Is this not the true romantic feeling; not to desire to escape life, but to prevent life from escaping you.
You have reached the pinnacle of success as soon as you become uninterested in money, compliments, or publicity.
Perhaps this is our strange and haunting paradox here in America - that we are fixed and certain only when we are in movement.