5 Total Quotes

J. Donleavy Quotes

Writing is turning one's worst moments into money.
J. Donleavy
#Writers And Writing

To marry the Irish is to look for poverty.
J. Donleavy

But Jesus, when you don't have any money, the problem is food. When you have money, it's sex. When you have both, it's health, you worry about getting ruptured or something. If everything is simply jake then you're frightened of death.
J. Donleavy
#Problems #Food

I got disappointed in human nature as well and gave it up because I found it too much like my own.
J. Donleavy
#Human Nature