If you ever forget you’re a Jew, a Gentile will remind you.
Those who write about life, reflect about life. you see in others who you are.
The idea is to get the pencil moving quickly.
I work with language. I love the flowers of afterthought.
Life is a tragedy full of joy.
We have two lives the one we learn with and the life we live after that.
A writer is a spectator, looking at everything with a highly critical eye.
There comes a time in a man’s life when to get where he has to go – if there are no doors or windows he walks through a wall.
Revision is one of the exquisite pleasures of writing.
Without heroes, we are all plain people and don’t know how far we can go.