” I think at this stage in my life I have learned that there are any number of things that men will never know, and can never hope to know, about women. “


” I had achieved the most important things in my life when I married Joan and had the sons. Given the choice between Joan and the boys, and being a writer, I world give up being a writer without a blink. “


” It was not just that Ross Macdonald taught us how to write, he did something much more, he taught us how to read, and how to think about life, and maybe, in some small, but mattering way, how to live. “


” Joan organizes our social life, and on weekends I follow her around. “



All 4 Robert B. Parker Quotes about Life in picture


I think at this stage in my life I have learned that there are any number of things that men will never know, and can never hope to know, about women.
I had achieved the most important things in my life when I married Joan and had the sons. Given the choice between Joan and the boys, and being a writer, I world give up being a writer without a blink.
It was not just that Ross Macdonald taught us how to write, he did something much more, he taught us how to read, and how to think about life, and maybe, in some small, but mattering way, how to live.
Joan organizes our social life, and on weekends I follow her around.

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