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"Voluptuaries, consumed by their senses, always begin by flinging themselves with a great display of frenzy into an abyss. But they survive, they come to the surface again. And they develop a routine of the abyss: 'It's four o clock. At five I have my abyss'..."
"When I was young, I used to have successes with women because I was young. Now I have successes with women because I am old. Middle age was the hardest part."
"Abstract painting is abstract. It confronts you."
"The only interesting answers are those which destroy the questions."
"Broadmindedness is the result of flattening highmindedness out."
"Literature is mostly about having sex, and not much about having babies; life is the other way round."
"It's too bad I'm not as wonderful a person as people say I am, because the world could use a few people like that."
"I believe aliens are real. I used to go hunting for them, three or four years ago. I'd get back late from a tour and couldn't go to sleep. I'd go out in my car with friends late at night in the middle of Florida and look for UFOs."
US singer (Backstreet Boys)
"If I wasn't an actor, I'd be a secret agent."
"I have a box of papers at home of [my own press coverage]. When I'm sixty, maybe, I'll look at my pile of papers and wonder, 'What really happened that year?'"
US astronaut, teacher
"Life, the way it really is, is a battle not between Bad and Good but between Bad and Worse."