"In the matter of boots, I defer to the authority of the bootmaker."
- Mikhail Bakunin
"One of the surest signs of the Philistine is his reverence for the superior tastes of those who put him down."
- Pauline Kael
"The British tradition is to be licentious in public and prudish in private."
- Peter Hitchens
"The most perfidious way of harming a cause consists of defending it deliberately with faulty arguments."
- Friedrich Nietzsche
"A writer's notebook is the best way to immortalise bad ideas."
- Stephen King