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"An incinerator is a writer's best friend."
-- Thornton Wilder.

"Someone told me that each equation I included in the book would halve the sales"
-- Stephen Hawking (A Brief History of Time).

"The covers of this book are too far apart."
-- Ambrose Bierce.

"The profession of book writing makes horse racing seem like a solid and stable
-- John Steinbeck.

"I have been commissioned to write an autobiography and I would be grateful to any
of your readers who could tell me what I was doing between 1960 and 1974."
-- Jeffrey Bernard.

"Dr Donne's verses are like the peace of God; they pass all understanding."
-- James I.

"They told me that Gladstone read Homer for fun, which I thought served him right."
-- Winston Churchill.

"The Compleat Angler is acknowledged to be one of the world's books. Only the
trouble is that the world doesn't read its books, it borrows a detective story
-- Stephen Leacock.

"This is not a novel to be tossed aside lightly. It should be thrown with great force."
-- Dorothy Parker.

"It took me fifteen years to discover that I had no talent for writing, but I couldn't
give it up because by that time I was too famous."
-- Robert Benchley.