I want to have new challenges and new crazy books because I think it makes me a better writer to be insecure and try new things.

David Lagercrantz

Tile is going to the landfill by the metric ton. All we have to do it gather it up, glue it down to the floor and grout it. Then you have a tile floor, and not just any tile floor: it's a mosaic of your own choosing.

Dan Phillips

The perceptions of middle age have their own luminosity.

Gail Sheehy

I don't actually believe there's any such thing as privacy.


Should we freeze or postpone prospective tax cuts and avoid any new tax cuts until we are sure we have the to pay for the war on terrorism and the war in Iraq.

Tim Russert

I've always been good at handling stuff mentally.

Declan Rice