Force is not inevitable. Diplomacy is still the desired means. Pressure is an element of the means.


If you imagine writing 1,000 words a day, which most journalists do, that would be a very long book a year. I don't nearly that… but I have published slightly too much recently.

A. N. Wilson

Every single performance of 'Fleabag,' I would learn so much from the reaction or how you could change it all the time, and I loved that sense that the performance is ever-growing and and could be affected by the audience.

Phoebe Waller-Bridge

I did not want to be depressed by the gap existing between my weakness and my ambition.

Ella Maillart

Our best theory of describing space at a fundamental level is probably string theory.

Alan Guth

The readers are the ones who let us our dreams. I try to write which are really compelling – that you'd take on vacation and rather than going out, you'd read in your hotel room because you had to find out what happened. Hopefully that's what readers are responding to.