I do not need drugs to be a genius, do not take a genius to be human, but I need your smile to be happy.
Simplicity of approach is always best.
Ability to think, like the violin or piano, requires daily practice
Tomorrow, the birds will sing. Be brave. Face life.
When we got off the streetcar at Times Square, it was somewhat of a letdown. Newspapers were blowing about the road and pavement, and Broadway looked seedy, like a slovenly woman just out of bed.
In this book I do not intend to give a blow-by-blow description of a sex bout: I find them inartistic, clinical and unpoetic. The circumstances that lead up to sex I find more interesting.