A life without fame can be a good life, but fame without a life is no life at all – Clive James who celebrates his 77th birthday today.
He also said:
Anyone afraid of what he thinks television is doing to the world is probably just afraid of the world.
Fiction is life with the dull bits left out.
Stop worrying… nobody gets out of this world alive.
The entrée wasn’t tender enough to be a paving stone and the gravy couldn’t have been primordial soup because morphogenesis was already taking place.
Among artists without talent Marxism will always be popular, since it enables them to blame society for the fact that nobody wants to hear what they have to say.