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I don't think any novelist sho...

I don't think any novelist should be concerned with literature…literature should be left to essayists.

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Love shouldn't make a beggar o...

Love shouldn't make a beggar of one. I wouldn't want love if I had to beg for it, to barter or qualify it. And I should despise it if anyone ever begged for my love. Love is something that must be given -- it can't be bought with words or pity, or even reason.

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The second draft is on yellow ...

The second draft is on yellow paper, that's when I work on characterizations. The third is pink, I work on story motivations. Then blue, that's where I cut, cut, cut.

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A new book is just like any ne...

A new book is just like any new product, like a detergent. You have to acquaint people with it. They have to know it's there. You only get to be number one when the public knows about you.

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When you're climbing Mount Eve...

When you're climbing Mount Everest, nothing is easy. You just take one step at a time, never look back and always keep your eyes glued to the top.

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Yes, there's one thing I do wa...

Yes, there's one thing I do want. I want to be aware of the minutes and the seconds, and to make each one count.

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I've got a library copy of Gon...

I've got a library copy of Gone with the Wind, a quart of milk and all these cookies. Wow! What an orgy!

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People parted, years passed, t...

People parted, years passed, they met again- and the meeting proved no reunion, offered no warm memories, only the acid knowledge that time had passed and things weren't as bright or attractive as they had been.

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I wanted to write it long befo...

I wanted to write it long before I wrote Every Night, Josephine! I'd been thinking about it a long time.

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