Nicknames are vulgar. Only common people use them.
More Quotes from William Faulkner:Gratitude is a quality similar to electricity it must be produced and discharged and used up in order to exist at all.
Others have done it before me. I can, too.
I decline to accept the end of man.
I love Virginians because Virginians are all snobs and I like snobs. A snob has to spend so much time being a snob that he has little time left to meddle with you.
I'm a failed poet. Maybe every novelist wants to write poetry first, finds he can't and then tries the short story which is the most demanding form after poetry. And failing at that, only then does he take up novel writing.
A writer must teach himself that the basest of all things is to be afraid.
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I've found a more personal, pagan kind of religion to satisfy the spiritual side of things.
Therefore, if one were to consider that there was virtually no possibility of success through the US-Japan negotiations, the military and economic pressures would only force Japan into further crisis if time were allowed to pass in vain.