The enemy was anyone who was someone he wanted to be or who had anything he wanted to have.
("In Cold Blood")
More Quotes from Truman Capote:Poor slob without a name. It's a little inconvenient, his not having a name. But I haven't the right to give him one: he'll have to wait until he belongs to somebody. We just sort of took up by the river one day, we don't belong to each other: he's an independent, and so am I. I don't want to own anything until I know I've found the place where me and things belong together.
When I think of how good my book can be, it scares me.
Home is where you feel at home. I'm still looking.
Even an attorney of moderate talent can postpone doomsday year after year, for the system of appeals that pervades American jurisprudence amounts to a legalistic wheel of fortune, a game of chance, somewhat fixed in the favor of the criminal, that the par
Good luck and believe me, dearest Doc - it's better to look at the sky than live there. Such an empty place; so vague. Just a country where the thunder goes and things disappear.
I despise people who can't control themselves.
Readers Who Like This Quotation Also Like:Based on Topics: Enemy Quotes
We have a VA hospital back home in St. Louis. Like many of our colleagues, we hear continued concerns about the access and the service. I have seen a statistic that more than 60,000 veterans today are waiting more than 6 months for an appointment at a VA hospital.
Why not pool your resources? And so we broke into the concept of the sacredness of private property.
I'm grateful that the team allowed me back. I'm looking forward to making it up to them.