I`m running for president because everyday Americans and their families need a champion, and I want to be that champion. I want to make the words middle class mean something again.
I grew up in a middle-class family in the middle of America in the middle of the last century.
What I want to do is make sure middle class kids, not Donald Trump's kids, get to be able to afford college.
I'm not going to tell people that I will raise your incomes and not your taxes, and not mean it, because I don't want to see the kind of struggle that the middle class is going through exemplified by these promises that would raise taxes and make it much more difficult for many, many Americans to ge
It is a campaign to break down every barrier that holds you back. We need more than a plan for the big banks. The middle class needs a raise. And we need more jobs.
Americans deserve to feel secure in their own lives, in their own middle-class aspirations, before you go to them and say, 'We're going to have to enforce navigable sea lanes in the South China Sea.'
Having books published is very destructive to writing. It is even worse than making love too much. Because when you make love too much at least you get a damned clarte that is like no other light. A very clear and hollow light.
Never mistake motion for action. Ernest Heming
I'm always reading books-as many as there are. I ration myself on them so that I'll always be in supply.
I love you for all that you are, all that you have been, all that you're yet to be.
Failure and well-disguised cowardice are more human and more beloved.
You know youâ€™re writing well when you're throwing good stuff into the wastebasket.
I never liked to hunt, you know. There was always the danger of having a horse fall on you.
You're awfully dark, brother," he said. "You don't know how dark.
I don't like to write like God. It is only because you never do it, though, that the critics think you can't do it.
But Paris was a very old city and we were young and nothing was simple there, not even poverty, nor sudden money, nor the moonlight, nor right and wrong nor the breathing of someone who lay beside you in the moonlight.
All our words from loose using have lost their edge.
Pound's crazy. All poets are. They have to be. You don't put a poet like Pound in the loony bin.
The brown blotches of the benevolent skin cancer the sun brings from its reflection on the tropic sea were on his cheeks. The blotches ran well down the sides of his face and his hands had the deep-creased scars from handling heavy fish on the cords. But none of these scars were fresh. They were as
When writing a novel a writer should create living people; people not characters. A character is a caricature.
I know now that there is no one thing that is true - it is all true.
The real reason for not committing suicide is because you always know how swell life gets again after the hell is over.
Cheer up,' I said. 'All countries look just like the moving pictures.
Use short sentences. Use short first paragraphs. Use vigorous English. Be positive, not negative.
Let him think that I am more man than I am and I will be so.
Find what gave you emotion; what the action was that gave you excitement. Then write it down making it clear so that the reader can see it too. Prose is architecture, not interior decoration, and the Baroque is over.