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Bear Silent Ringing

I can't bear the silent ringing in my skull.

- Jonathan Lethem

Subject Deep Nerds

Nerds are just deep, and neurotic, fans. Needy fans. We're all nerds, on one subject or another.

- Jonathan Lethem

Part Very Master Plan

Discomfort is very much part of my master plan.

- Jonathan Lethem

Very Still Visible

The past is still visible. The buildings haven't changed, the layout of the streets hasn't changed. So memory is very available to me as I walk around.

- Jonathan Lethem

Other Memory Collage

The book is openly a kind of spiritual autobiography, but the trick is that on any other level it's a kind of insane collage of fragments of memory.

- Jonathan Lethem

Beginning Through Move

I keep one simple rule that I only move in one direction - I write the book straight through from beginning to end. By following time's arrow, I keep myself sane.

- Jonathan Lethem

Our Ideals Values

The arts and a belief in the values of the civil rights movement, in the overwhelming virtue of diversity, these were our religion. My parents worshipped those ideals.

- Jonathan Lethem

Too Try Any

I try not to become too regular an addict of any one subculture.

- Jonathan Lethem

Began Access Wrote

It was only as I wrote about it that I began to find paths of access to feelings that were intolerable to me then.

- Jonathan Lethem

Still Middle Hippies

When the civil rights battle was won, all the Jews and hippies and artists were middle class white people and all the blacks were still poor. Materially, not much changed.

- Jonathan Lethem

Love Back Absence

I'd excluded New York from my writing, and then I came back and I fell in love with it all over again. The energy comes from an absence, that yearning for New York when you are not there.

- Jonathan Lethem

Love Actual Hole

In my third novel there is an actual black hole that swallows everything you love.

- Jonathan Lethem

Artist Father Also

I grew up with an artist father, and my parents' friends were also mainly artists or writers, so he connects what I do with his example.

- Jonathan Lethem

Work Part World

I work on a laptop specifically so I can work in cafes and pretend I'm part of the human world.

- Jonathan Lethem

Good Politics Ford

The more film I watch, the more John Ford looks like a giant. His politics aren't so good, and you have to learn to accept John Wayne as an actor, but he's a poet in black and white.

- Jonathan Lethem

Like Narratives Virtual

I plan less and less. It's a great benefit of writing lots, that you get good at holding long narratives in your head like a virtual space.

- Jonathan Lethem

Always Read Confused

I had always wanted to be a writer who confused genre boundaries and who was read in multiple contexts.

- Jonathan Lethem

Kind Writing English

Fantastic writing in English is kind of disreputable, but fantastic writing in translation is the summit.

- Jonathan Lethem

Some Recently Allowed

I just noticed recently that in one book after another I seem to find an excuse to find some character who, to put it idiotically simply, is allowed to talk crazy.

- Jonathan Lethem

Doing Lucky Career

What's lucky about my career in general is that I stumbled into what every writer most wants. Not repeating myself and doing strange things has become my trademark.

- Jonathan Lethem

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Other Worlds Allowed

A theory not only explains the world we see, it lets us imagine other worlds, and, even more significantly, lets us act to create those worlds. Developing everyday theories, like scientific theories, has allowed human beings to change the world.

- Alison Gopnik

Luck Afterwards Good Luck

It wasn't like I felt I was on a wave. It was just so easy. It is only afterwards that I thought I really had a bit of good luck going on there with Yazoo.

- Alison Moyet

Could Luck Winning

Grandma cheated whenever she could. She cheated because it was a much more scientific and surer way of winning than trusting to luck.

- Allan Sherman

Luck Accessible Good Luck

Losing one's mother to a car crash at age four isn't a readily accessible idea of good luck, but I've come to accept it as the condition that was required for my luck to fall into place.

- Allegra Huston

Been Father Allowed

It's not easy being a father, but I've been allowed a comeback.

- Alan King

Level Abroad Allowed

And it says something about our level of disassociation, that we can provoke these wars abroad but we're not allowed to see people get killed as a result.

- Alex Cox

Allowed Rope Broadened

I suppose being a bit of an antisocial weirdo definitely honed my skills as a soloist. It gave me a lot more opportunities to solo lots of easy routes, which in turn broadened my comfort zone quite a bit and has allowed me to climb the harder things without a rope that I've done now.

- Alex Honnold

One Of The Things Allowed

We basically built a pricing model that surgically identified what people wanted to pay us for and what they didn't want to pay us for. One of the things we figured out early on was that we could create value for people by creating a product that allowed them to design something that they couldn't design without us.

- Alexa Hirschfeld

City Office Allowed

The day in 2011 that I went to the office of the city clerk in lower Manhattan with my partner Dustin to register for our domestic partnership was coincidentally also the first day same-sex partners were allowed to register for marriage in the state of New York.

- Alexander Chee

Behind Allowed Regret

The characters are not allowed to change if you write a sitcom; they're not allowed to learn anything. There's all these sorts of rules, and you go, 'I just want to be able to write one character and then leave that behind.' Also, as a performer, and I may regret saying this, but it would be my own personal hell to be trapped in the sitcom.

- Alice Lowe

Next Business Luck

A business like acting is 90% luck. You can be a star one minute and out of work the next.

- Amber Tamblyn

Some Other Luck

This world is run with far too tight a rein for luck to interfere. Fortune sells her wares; she never gives them. In some form or other, we pay for her favors; or we go empty away.

- Amelia Barr

Always Read Luck

When my mother read 'The Joy Luck Club', she was always complaining to me how she had to tell her friends that, no, she was not the mother or any of the mothers in the book.

- Amy Tan

Works Bad Luck

My mother believed in curses, karma, good luck, bad luck, feng shui. Her amorphous set of beliefs showed me you can pick and choose the qualities of your philosophy, based on what works for you.

- Amy Tan

Luck Dads Good Luck

When moms and dads put their kids in acting class, good luck. Because you're just filling them with stuff they don't need yet.

- Anna Chlumsky

Based Luck Good Luck

I have a musical called Goodbye and Good Luck, based on a Grace Paley short story. I also have King Island Christmas, and there are 20 different productions of it this year.

- David Friedman

Give Luck Good Luck

I give as much as I can, and it's up to someone else to turn it into a movie. Good luck to you!

- John C. Reilly

Work Luck Good Luck

I don't rely on feng shui. I believe hard work brings us good luck and success.

- John Gokongwei

Luck Allowed Good Luck

I've had the odd good luck of starting slowly and building gradually, something few writers are allowed anymore. As a result I've seen each of my books called the breakthrough. And each was, in its way.

- Jonathan Lethem