"The greatest pleasure when I started making money was not buying cars or yachts but finding myself able to have as many freshly typed drafts as possible."
"If GM had kept up with technology like the computer industry has, we would all be driving $25 cars that got 1,000 MPG."Gore Vidal on Bill Gates
"There was a time in my life when I thought I had everything - millions of dollars, mansions, cars, nice clothes, beautiful women, and every other materialistic thing you can imagine. Now I struggle for peace."Gore Vidal on Richard Pryor
"Car designers are just going to have to come up with an automobile that outlasts the payments."Gore Vidal on Erma Bombeck
"I hooked up my accelerator pedal in my car to my brake lights. I hit the gas, people behind me stop, and I'm gone."Gore Vidal on Steven Wright
"I replaced the headlights in my car with strobe lights, so it looks like I'm the only one moving."Gore Vidal on Steven Wright
"It is the spirit of the age to believe that any fact, no matter how suspect, is superior to any imaginative exercise, no matter how true."
"As the age of television progresses the Reagans will be the rule, not the exception. To be perfect for television is all a President has to be these days."
"Litigation takes the place of sex at middle age."
"In writing and politicking, it's best not to think about it, just do it."
"Writing fiction has become a priestly business in countries that have lost their faith."