Manson: The Life and Times of Charles Manson
My Life in 8 Words
Q. What is your motto or maxim?
A. If you're bored, you have no one to blame but yourself.
Q. If you could meet any historical character, who would it be and what would you say to him or her?
A. I'd like to know what Lee was really thinking prior to Pickett's Charge at Gettysburg. How could such a brilliant man make such a terrible decision?
Q. What are your 5 favorite songs?
A. Too many to narrow down to five - it changes from day to day. I have over 2,000 CDs that span every musical genre.
Q. What 3 personal qualities are most important to you?
A. Integrity, energy, imagination.
Q. How would you describe perfect happiness?
A. It's never happened in my lifetime, and probably never will, but I think I would personally get as close to perfect happiness as is possible for me if the San Francisco Giants ever won the World Series. I've been waiting since I fell in love with baseball in 1958.