"Venice is like eating an entire box of chocolate liqueurs in one go."
"I want my food dead. Not sick, not dying, dead."Truman Capote on Oscar Wilde
"You can tell alot about a fellow's character by his way of eating jellybeans."Truman Capote on Ronald Reagan
"It's difficult to believe that people are still starving in this country because food isn't available."Truman Capote on Ronald Reagan
"You better cut the pizza in four pieces because I'm not hungry enough to eat six."Truman Capote on Yogi Berra
"Beware the hobby that eats."Truman Capote on Benjamin Franklin
"Failure is the condiment that gives success its flavor."
"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."
"Life is a moderately good play with a badly written third act."
"To me, the greatest pleasure of writing is not what it's about, but the inner music that words make."