"A trait which differentiated New York from European cities was the incredible freedom and ease in which life, including sexual life, could be carried on, on many levels."
"Freedom prospers when religion is vibrant and the rule of law under God is acknowledged."Jerzy Kosinski on Ronald Reagan
"For to be free is not merely to cast off one's chains, but to live in a way that respects and enhances the freedom of others."Jerzy Kosinski on Nelson Mandela
"If you want total security, go to prison. There you're fed, clothed, given medical care and so on. The only thing lacking... is freedom."Jerzy Kosinski on Dwight D. Eisenhower
"I am free because I know that I alone am morally responsible for everything I do. I am free, no matter what rules surround me. If I find them tolerable, I tolerate them if I find them too obnoxious, I break them. I am free because I know that I alone am morally responsible for everything I do."Jerzy Kosinski on Robert A. Heinlein
"Freedom is not worth having if it does not connote freedom to err."Jerzy Kosinski on Mahatma Gandhi
"The principles of true art is not to portray, but to evoke."
"The principle of art is to pause, not bypass."
"As I go to sleep I remember what my father said-that one can never be sure if one will awake. The way my health is now, this is becoming more and more real."
"I look back into past history, the stored experiences or products of the imagination. I look no further forward than the evening."
"The things I write are for those who are willing to accept a new relationship between the reader and the author."