It's harder to pick and choose when you're dead. It's like a photograph, you know. It doesn't matter as much.
Know that diamonds and roses are as uncomfortable when they tumble from one's lips as toads and frogs: colder, too, and sharper, and they cut.
If you only write when inspired, you may be a fairly decent poet, but you'll never be a novelist.
The best way to show people true things is from a direction that they had not imagined the truth coming.
It is a fool's prerogative to utter truths that no one else will speak.
Everything that is, casts a shadow