” One puts off the biography like you put off death. To write an autobiography is to etch the words on your own gravestone. “


” Diplomacy in a sense is the opposite of writing. You have to disperse yourself so much: the lady who comes in crying because she’s had a fight with the secretary, exports and imports, students in trouble, thumbtacks for the embassy. “


” My system for staying young is to work a lot, to always have a project on the go. “


” Work is what saves you. “



All 4 Carlos Fuentes Quotes about You in picture


One puts off the biography like you put off death. To write an autobiography is to etch the words on your own gravestone.
Diplomacy in a sense is the opposite of writing. You have to disperse yourself so much: the lady who comes in crying because she


My system for staying young is to work a lot, to always have a project on the go.
Work is what saves you.
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