I just wanted to write books I wanted to write, ... There's no writer who has not had enough ego to hope something he or she wrote would be seized on by the public -- that something they write will last beyond them. But hoping and expecting are two different things. Expecting would be beyond ego.
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I think a lot of people are hyperventilating right now and they need to take a deep breath, calm down and think about what's best for America. No one's talking about sawing off the branches of the Constitution.
In the beginning, I truly thought it was going to be four or five books, ... When I finished 'The Eye of the World,' I thought I had a good chance of doing it in six.
I was like 'We're going to need you, keep your head up.' It was more him getting comfortable. Everybody knows he can play ball.
I tore all the ligaments around my collarbone. I don't know if I will be able to play (against Washington State).
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It is very iniquitous to make me pay my debts, you have no idea of the pain it gives one.