"I try to create sympathy for my characters, then turn the monsters loose."
"An idea that is not dangerous is unworthy of being called an idea at all."
"You cannot depend on your eyes when your imagination is out of focus."
"Stories may well be lies, but they are good lies that say true things, and which can sometimes pay the rent."
"Almost anyone can be an author; the business is to collect money and fame from this state of being."
A. A. Milne
"We are all apprentices in a craft where no one ever becomes a master."