There is no real reality to a really imagined life any more.
Is it worse to be scared than to be bored, that is the question.
Every adolescent has that dream every century has that dream every revolutionary has that dream, to destroy the family.
It takes a heap of loafing to write a book.
A bag which was left and not only taken but turned away was not found. The place was shown to be very like the last time. A piece was not exchanged, not a bit of it, a piece was left over. The rest was mismanaged.
A virgin a whole virgin is judged made and so between curves and outlines and real seasons and more out glasses and a perfectly unprecedented arrangement between old ladies and mild colds there is no satin wood shining.
If you are too careful, you are so occupied in being careful that you are sure to stumble over something.
A creator is not in advance of his generation but he is the first of his contemporaries to be conscious of what is happening to his generation.
Once more I can climb about and remind you that a woman in this epoch does the important literary thinking.
Cubism is a part of the daily life in Spain, it is in Spanish architecture. The architecture of other countries always follows the line of the landscape . . . but Spanish architecture always cuts the lines of the landscape.
That is what you are. That's what you all are ... all of you young people who served in the war. You are a lost generation.
Asparagus in a lean in a lean is to hot. This makes it art and it is wet weather wet weather wet.
Hemingway's remarks are not literature.
A cool red rose and a pink cut pink, a collapse and a sold hole, a little less hot.
So many words to use. Oh do not say that words have a use.
Communists are people who fancied that they had an unhappy childhood.
Picasso once remarked I do not care who it is that has or does influence me as long as it is not myself.
I know what Germans are. They are a funny people. They are always choosing someone to lead them in a direction which they do not want to go.
One does not get better but different and older and that is always a pleasure.
Argument is to me the air I breathe. Given any proposition, I cannot help believing the other side and defending it.
It is very easy to love alone.