" Most of the writers I know are weird hybrids. There’s a strong streak of egomania coupled with extreme shyness. Writing’s kind of like exhibitionism in private. And there’s also a strange loneliness, and a desire to have some kind of conversation with people, but not a real great ability to do it in person. "
" Sometimes bridges burning isn’t a bad thing. It prevents you from going back to a place you should never have been to begin with. "
" Nu există om modern, oricât ar fi de ateu, care să rămână insensibil la “farmecele” Naturii. Nu este vorba doar de valorile estetice, sportive sau igienice acordate Naturii, ci şi de un sentiment confuz şi greu de definit, în care încă se mai distinge amintirea unei experienţe religioase degradate. "
" How many times have people used a pen or paintbrush because they couldn’t pull the trigger? "
" Glad to get that out of the way. Now I can get back to sweating the small stuff. "