Without coffee, nothing gets written. Period. -- Nancy Kress

Some suggestions for you :

I never viewed myself as particularly talented. Where I excel is ridiculous, sickening, work ethic. You know, while the other guy's sleeping, I'm working.

Hate the sin and not the sinner.

The two biggest sellers in bookstores are the cookbooks and the diet books. The cookbooks tell you how to prepare the food and the diet books tell you how not to eat any of it.

When a poor person dies of hunger it has not happened because God did not take care of him or her. It has happened because neither you nor I wanted to give that person what he or she needed.

My memories of events and games are fragmented.

There are better things in life than alcohol, but alcohol makes up for not having them.

Anyone who's loved has more love to give.

India can live without nuclear weapons. That's our dream, and it should be the dream of the U.S. also.

When I write, I can shake off all my cares.

And some places you been before are so great that you don't ever mind going back. Some places you been before you don't ever want to go back, you know, like Montreal in the Winter.

Life is one long training session, in preparation for what will come. Life and death lose their meaning, there are only challenges to be met with joy and overcome with tranquility.

When superstition is allowed to perform the task of old age in dulling the human temperament, we can say goodbye to all excellence in poetry, in painting, and in music.

Change in all things is sweet.

I love women whose hidden desires make horses put an end to their lives at the threshold.