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Truman Capote Quotes

Life is a moderately good play with a badly written third act.

Failure is the condiment that gives success its flavor.

I believe more in the scissors than I do in the pencil.

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.

All literature is gossip.

To me, the greatest pleasure of writing is not what it's about, but the inner music that words make.