‘Meretricious to you,’ he replied. ‘And a Happy New Year.’
Here are my Top Ten Gore Vidal Quotes –
Style is knowing who you are, what you want to say, and not giving a damn.
A narcissist is someone better looking than you are.
Every time a friend succeeds, a little something in me dies.
Democracy is supposed to give you the feeling of choice like Painkiller X and Painkiller Y. But they’re both just aspirin.
Fifty percent of people don’t vote, and fifty percent don’t read newspapers. I hope it’s the same fifty percent.
The United States was founded by the brightest people in the country — and we haven’t seen them since.
Any American who is prepared to run for president should automatically by definition be disqualified from ever doing so.
A good deed never goes unpunished.
There is no human problem which could not be solved if people would simply do as I advise.
The four most beautiful words in our common language: I told you so.