Find the best quotes by Cormac McCarthy.
I felt early on I wasn’t going to be a respectable citizen.
People apparently only read mystery stories of any length. With mysteries, the longer the better, and people will read any damn thing. But the indulgent,…
I remember in grammar school the teacher asked if anyone had any hobbies. I was the only one with any hobbies and I had every…
If you think about some of the things that are being talked about by thoughtful, intelligent scientists, you realize that in 100 years the human…
Even if what you’re working on doesn’t go anywhere, it will help you with the next thing you’re doing. Make yourself available for something to…
The notion that the species can be improved in some way, that everyone could live in harmony, is a really dangerous idea. Those who are…
I don’t know why I started writing. I don’t know why anybody does it. Maybe they’re bored, or failures at something else.
My perfect day is sitting in a room with some blank paper. That’s heaven. That’s gold, and anything else is just a waste of time.
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