Funny Quoted Biography
Biographies are but the clothes and buttons of the man. The biography of the man himself cannot be written.
I hate biographies which say, I was called to such and such an office, and he offered me so and so, and I got so and so money. I find that very tedious. The best biographies are written by other people.
I very rarely read any fiction. I love biographies; I read about all kinds of people. I love theology and some philosophy.
That was par for the course but I also found that commissions were being canceled and in fact I considered this directly libelous - I write biographies for a living as well as being a journalist - for a non fiction book to be called fiction from beginning to end.
Some of those drawn into the holy war had been secular nationalists only a few years before. If one looks at the biographies of these people, remarkable continuities are revealed.
There's been a number of erroneous biographies, articles and so on written about Billy and we both thought it would be a good idea to produce a true one.
I like contemporary American literature and I like biographies and I like jazz and I like baseball and I like writers who write about the human condition and sci-fi is just something that I happened into.
Great geniuses have the shortest biographies.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
I'm interested in the truth, and unauthorized biographies are not. Yes, I would like to correct those errors someday.