"Robert Walker as Bruno was excellent. He had elegance and humor, and the proper fondness for his mother."
"A joke is a very serious thing."Patricia Highsmith on Winston Churchill
"Humor is mankind's greatest blessing."Patricia Highsmith on Mark Twain
"Common sense and a sense of humor are the same thing, moving at different speeds. A sense of humor is just common sense, dancing."Patricia Highsmith on William James
"If I had no sense of humor, I would long ago have committed suicide."Patricia Highsmith on Mahatma Gandhi
"A person without a sense of humor is like a wagon without springs. It's jolted by every pebble on the road."Patricia Highsmith on Henry Ward Beecher
"I have Graham Greene's telephone number, but I wouldn't dream of using it. I don't seek out writers because we all want to be alone."
"I only know it takes weeks to recover, as if one had been in a car accident."
"My imagination functions much better when I don't have to speak to people."
"For neither life nor nature cares if justice is ever done or not."