James S. Hirsch
James Hirsch: Off The Shelf
My Life in 8 Words
Q. What is your motto or maxim?
A. I live to write the perfect sentence.
Q. With whom in history do you most identify?
A. The reporter in "Citizen Kane."
Q. What is your greatest achievement?
A. Five books.
Q. What is your biggest pet peeve?
A. Pretentious language.
Q. What trait is most noticeable about you?
A. I'm quiet.