"Fiction is very, very important,” he said, his voice is rising. “Storytelling is how people learn. You get people to understand new cultures and other lives through stories. Made-up stories. Fiction."
"The greatest achievement was at first and for a time a dream. The oak sleeps in the acorn, the bird waits in the egg, and in the highest vision of the soul a waking angel stirs. Dreams are the seedlings of realities."
Oh the weather outside is frightful
but the fire is so delightful
and since we’ve no place to go
let it snow, let it snow, let it snow