Lolita, light of my life, fire of my loins. My sin, my soul. Lo-lee-ta the tip of the tongue taking a trip of three steps down the palate to tap, at three, on the teeth. Lo. Lee. Ta.
More Quotes from Vladimir Nabokov:Style and Structure are the essence of a book; great ideas are hogwash.
Some people, and I am one of them, hate happy ends. We feel cheated. Harm is the norm.
Satire is a lesson, parody is a game.
All my stories are webs of style and none seems at first blush to contain much kinetic matter. For me style is matter.
There is nothing in the world that I loathe more than group activity, that communal bath where the hairy and slippery mix in a multiplication of mediocrity.
I think like a genius, I write like a distinguished author, and I speak like a child.
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But I never had that commercial opportunity to be played on the radio, so how could I be popular?
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