"If it's great stuff, the people who consume it are nourished. It's a positive force."
"The gift of fantasy has meant more to me than my talent for absorbing positive knowledge."Manuel Puig on Albert Einstein
"I do believe we're all connected. I do believe in positive energy. I do believe in the power of prayer. I do believe in putting good out into the world. And I believe in taking care of each other."Manuel Puig on Harvey Fierstein
"Once you replace negative thoughts with positive ones, you'll start having positive results."Manuel Puig on Willie Nelson
"Positive thinking will let you do everything better than negative thinking will."Manuel Puig on Zig Ziglar
"If you're not making mistakes, then you're not doing anything. I'm positive that a doer makes mistakes."Manuel Puig on John Wooden
"I like the beauty of Faulkner's poetry. But I don't like his themes, not at all."
"I've never seen a worse situation than that of young writers in the United States. The publishing business in North America is so commercialized."
"What better model of a synthesis than a nocturnal dream? Dreams simplify, don't they?"
"I think cinema is closer to allegories than to reality. It's closer to our dreams."
"I am very interested in what has been called bad taste. I believe the fear of displaying a soi-disant bad taste stops us from venturing into special cultural zones."