A man's memory is bound to be a distortion of his past in accordance with his present interests, and the most faithful autobiography is likely to mirror less what a man was than what he has become.
No Man Knows My History, ch. 19 (1945)
A passion for politics stems usually from an insatiable need, either for power, or for friendship and adulation, or a combination of both.Fawn Brodie
Show me a character whose life arouses my curiosity, and my flesh begins crawling with suspense.Fawn Brodie