” The web can be a fast trip to the library, giving you immediate access to a government report, or it can filter media for you, which is why I look at around 15- 20 of these sites every day. “


” I always wanted to be a photographer. While I was at school, I got a lab-monkey holiday job in the darkrooms at the ‘Independent.’ What they taught me there was: you need to get the whole story in one frame. “


” For me, writing is like being taken on a walk by a footnote: It’s amazing where you end up. “


” The idea that I am cynical because I’m writing the books that I write is a bit like someone saying, ‘What, you’ve done a second album? Oh, I see, cashing in on your first album, are you?’ But I’m a musician! It’s sort of what I do. “


” I’m very fond of an old map of London that used to belong to my father. I’m a big London fan, and the evolution of the city is astonishing, when you look back to Pepys and how small it was – everyone knew each other. “



All 5 Ben Schott Quotes about You in picture


The web can be a fast trip to the library, giving you immediate access to a government report, or it can filter media for you, which is why I look at around 15- 20 of these sites every day.
I always wanted to be a photographer. While I was at school, I got a lab-monkey holiday job in the darkrooms at the
For me, writing is like being taken on a walk by a footnote: It
The idea that I am cynical because I
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