The only success worth one's powder was success in the line of one's idiosyncrasy... what was talent but the art of being completely whatever one happened to be?
If there is one realm in which it is essential to be sublime it is in wickedness. You spit on a petty thief but you can't deny a kind of respect for the great criminal.
Pithy sentences are like sharp nails which force truth upon our memory.
Lately I did a film called All I Want for Christmas and it was well received....