“Manhood had come to him, both in character and demeanour, not as it comes to most young lads, an eagerly-desired and presumptuously-asserted claim, but as a rightful inheritance, to be received humbly, and worn simply and naturally.”
Most looking forward to: ”A honeymoon with a book. I’d like to go to my house and take a book. Take a book over on the couch. And take it over to that chair. And then take it out on the lawn. And then take it over out by the water. Take a book in the kitchen, and then in bed. Just like a honeymoon.”
"Rock ‘n’ roll is an attitude, it’s not a musical form of a strict sort. It’s a way of doing things, of approaching things. Writing can be rock ‘n’ roll, or a movie can be rock ‘n’ roll. It’s a way of living your life."