Indie Scribe Magazine September Issue - Page 29

Don't let criticism's get you happened to the Greats' as well !!

'From the moment I picked up your book until I laid it down I was convulsed with laughter. Someday I intend reading it'

Groucho Marx on a book by S.J. Perelman

'To me, Edgar Allen Poe's prose is unreadable - like Jane Austen's. No, there's a difference. I could read his prose on a salary, but not Jane's.'

Mark Twain.

'Truman Capote's death was a good career move.'

Gore Vidal.

'Once you've put one of his books down, you simply can't pick it up again.'

Mark Twain on Henry James.

'Thomas Carlyle is a poet to whom nature has denied the faculty of verse.'

Alfred Lord Tennyson.