William Gass quotes

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Alas, the penis is such a ridiculous petitioner. It is so unreliable, though everything depends on it--the world is balanced on it ...
If there were genders to genres, fiction would be unquestionably feminine.
Listen. We converse as we live--by repeating, by combining and recombining a few elements over and over again just as nature does ...
I have been required to put roots and shoots and little stems and tendrils together much as their author did, to wander discourage ...
The alcoholic trance is not just a haze, as though the eyes were also unshaven. It is not a mere buzzing in the ears, a dizziness ...
Love is a nervous habit. Haven't many said so? Snacking. Smoking. Talking. Joking. Alike as light bulbs. Drinking. Drugging. Frigg ...
One may decide that the nipple most nearly resembles a newly ripened raspberry (never, be it noted, the plonk of water on a pond a ...
So it's true: Being without Being is blue.
I should like to suggest that at least on the face of it a stroke by stroke story of a copulation is exactly as absurd as a chew b ...
The blue we bathe in is the blue we breathe. The blue we breathe, I fear, is what we want from life and only find in fiction. For ...
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