"I always market research my books before I hand them in by showing them to five or six close friends who I trust to be honest with me, so they are very heavily re-written already."
"Love all, trust a few, do wrong to none."Helen Fielding on William Shakespeare
"For every good reason there is to lie, there is a better reason to tell the truth."Helen Fielding on Bo Bennett
"The trust of the innocent is the liar's most useful tool."Helen Fielding on Stephen King
"Learning to trust is one of life's most difficult tasks."Helen Fielding on Isaac Watts
"Trust yourself. Create the kind of self that you will be happy to live with all your life. Make the most of yourself by fanning the tiny, inner sparks of possibility into flames of achievement."Helen Fielding on Golda Meir
"I was writing an earnest novel about cruises in the Caribbean and I just started writing 'Bridget Jones' to get some money, to finance this earnest work, and then I chucked it out."