” There was a writer in the ’20s called Christopher Morley, who I remember a little bit of, who had some influence on me, but I couldn’t tell you what it was. “


” So I’ll write it, and then I’ll find out that I actually wrote something that is utterly useless. You can’t use it in the story and it doesn’t fit. So I just throw it away. I’ve done that countless times. “


” It seems to limit you, when you’re working in an office, you’re a creature in a small cell under somebody’s supervision and surveillance. “


” In fact, almost every job you get somebody watching you. “


” I’d never been published when I was young. “


” I was a carpenter for a time and everybody watches what you do. “


” But, for instance, when I was awfully young, I read all the Oz books. They were an enormous influence on me. “



All 7 Jack Vance Quotes about You in picture


There was a writer in the
So I
It seems to limit you, when you
In fact, almost every job you get somebody watching you.
I
I was a carpenter for a time and everybody watches what you do.
But, for instance, when I was awfully young, I read all the Oz books. They were an enormous influence on me.

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