"Life is a moderately good play with a badly written third act."
"In three words I can sum up everything I've learned about life: it goes on."Truman Capote on Robert Frost
"Do not dwell in the past, do not dream of the future, concentrate the mind on the present moment."Truman Capote on Buddha
"Throughout life people will make you mad, disrespect you and treat you bad. Let God deal with the things they do, cause hate in your heart will consume you too."Truman Capote on Will Smith
"Life is a song - sing it. Life is a game - play it. Life is a challenge - meet it. Life is a dream - realize it. Life is a sacrifice - offer it. Life is love - enjoy it."Truman Capote on Sai Baba
"A life spent making mistakes is not only more honorable, but more useful than a life spent doing nothing."Truman Capote on George Bernard Shaw
"Failure is the condiment that gives success its flavor."
"Venice is like eating an entire box of chocolate liqueurs in one go."
"Friendship is a pretty full-time occupation if you really are friendly with somebody. You can't have too many friends because then you're just not really friends."
"A conversation is a dialogue, not a monologue. That's why there are so few good conversations: due to scarcity, two intelligent talkers seldom meet."
"To me, the greatest pleasure of writing is not what it's about, but the inner music that words make."