I tend to think that cricket is the greatest thing that God ever created on earth - certainly greater than sex, although sex isn't too bad either
The past is what you remember, imagine you remember, convince yourself you remember, or pretend you remember
One way of looking at speech is to say that it is a constant stratagem to cover nakedness.
I know the place.It is true.Everything we doCorrects the spaceBetween death and meAnd you.
There are some things one remembers even though they may never have happened.
Good writing excites me, and makes life worth living.
One's life has many compartments.
There's a tradition in British intellectual life of mocking any non-political force that gets involved in politics, especially within the sphere of the arts and the theatre.
I think that NATO is itself a war criminal.
I was brought up in the War. I was an adolescent in the Second World War. And I did witness in London a great deal of the Blitz.
I found the offer of a knighthood something that I couldn't possibly accept. I found it to be somehow squalid, a knighthood. There's a relationship to government about knights.
Most of the press is in league with government, or with the status quo.
The Room I wrote in 1957, and I was really gratified to find that it stood up. I didn't have to change a word.
I saw Len Hutton in his prime, Another time, another time.
I don't think there's been any writer like Samuel Beckett. He's unique. He was a most charming man and I used to send him my plays.