People kill what they fear. They burned, and drowned, and hanged those they saw as witches, the devil's servants the wise women and the cunning men, the unfortunate, the lost and the strange.
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I think the First Amendment is probably the most important thing that you have in this country. And I'm always horrified at the cavalier way that you (Americans) treat it.
In many ways, it was much, much harder to get the first book contract. The hardest thing probably overall has been learning not to trust people, publicists and so forth, implicitly.
I've been making a list of the things they don't teach you at school. They don't teach you how to love somebody. They don't teach you how to be famous. They don't teach you how to be rich or how to be poor. They don't teach you how to walk away from someone you don't love any longer. They don't teach you how to know what's going on in someone else's mind. They don't teach you what to say to someone who's dying. They don't teach you anything worth knowing.
Firstly, there is no such person as Death. Second, Death's this tall guy with a bone face, like a skeletal monk, with a scythe and an hourglass and a big white horse and a penchant for playing chess with Scandinavians. Third, he doesn't exist either.
Strategy number one is that I always, or almost always, have at least two or three different things that I'm writing at any one time.
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The real and lasting victories are those of peace, and not of war.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
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Patience is the best medicine.