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James Ellroy: Every one of my books is written from the viewpoint of cops, with the exception of my book Killer on the Road, which is written from the viewpoint of a serial killer
Every faculty and virtue I possess can be used as an instrument with which to worry myself

Mark Rutherford

Dreaming is an act of pure imagination, attesting in all men a creative power, which if it were available in waking, would make every man a Dante or Shakespeare

Frederick Henry Hedge

I've never had a humble opinion. If you've got an opinion, why be humble about it?

Joan Baez

Our income are like our shoes; if too small, they gall and pinch us; but if too large, they cause us to stumble and trip

Charles Caleb Colton

Tony Shalhoub: I come from a really big family, my father was a businessman and what he always instilled in us was to be your own boss. My father built up his business, and he was by no means a rich man, but he figured out how to work four-and-a-half days a week