My Life in 8 Words
Q. What is your motto or maxim?
A. To paraphrase the existentialists - life is what you make it. Which amounts to a practical kind of karma, I suppose.
Q. If you could acquire any talent, what would it be?
A. The abillity to play a musical instrument well. Also, the ability to speak all languages fluently.
Q. What’s your best quality?
A. Self-recrimination and low self-esteem - they're unparalleled for giving a person drive.
Q. What 3 personal qualities are most important to you?
A. Compassion. Empathy. Humour.
Q. With whom in history do you most identify?
A. Er... someone who was a writer and an editor? I don't know. I don't think I identify with anyone.