What really knocks me out is a book that, when you're all done reading it, you wish the author that wrote it was a terrific friend of yours and you could call him up on the phone whenever you felt like it.
"What the hellya reading? " he said.
He shoved my book back with his hand so that he could see the name of it. "Any good? " he said.
"This sentence I'm reading is terrific." I can be quite sarcastic when I'm in the mood.
I used to thinkshe was quite intelligent, in my stupidity. The reason I did was because she knew quite a lot about the theater and plays and literature and all that stuff.If somebody knows quite a lot about those things, it takes you quite a while to find out whether they're really stupid or not.
People always think something’s all true. I don’t give a damn, except that I get bored sometimes when people tell me to act my age. Sometimes I act a lot older than I am — I really do — but people never notice it. People never notice anything.