"I felt alienated by the experience and decided to stay away from corporate employment."
"Life can only be understood backwards but it must be lived forwards."Lee Child on Soren Kierkegaard
"The only source of knowledge is experience."Lee Child on Albert Einstein
"Experience: that most brutal of teachers. But you learn, my God do you learn."Lee Child on C. S. Lewis
"Experience is simply the name we give our mistakes."Lee Child on Oscar Wilde
"A man who carries a cat by the tail learns something he can learn in no other way."Lee Child on Mark Twain
"L.A. has a fantastic car scene and because the climate is so gentle, cars can last forever."
"I do a little fact checking now and then. Other than that its impact is simply that email has revolutionized communication for me, and my website has built up a community of readers, which is a lot of fun."
"I like food, like any other guy, but it is not the main thing in my life. I can do without it."
"I'm not really into gourmet food I'm the kind of guy who just stops by a place that looks good rather than heading for the restaurant of the moment."
"I love Italian food but that's too generic a term for what's available now: you have to narrow it down to Tuscan, Sicilian, and so on."