I am hoping that I can be known as a great writer and actor some day, rather than a sex symbol.
For a country to have a great writer is like having a second government. That is why no regime has ever loved great writers, only minor ones.
A great writer is a great writer... Tolstoy was not a woman, but 'Anna Karenina' is still a pretty good book.
If I'd learned nothing else, it was this: If you want to be a great writer, be a man. If you can't be a man, write like one.
Listen to the Bee Gees and you can learn to be a great writer.