A. N. Wilson quotes about life

Of all liars the most arrogant are biographers: those who would have us believe, having surveyed a few boxes full of letters, diaries, bank statements and photographs, that they can play at the recording angel and tell the whole truth about another human life. ---->>>

'In Memoriam' has been my companion for all my grownup life. ---->>>

I've never had a study in my life. I'm like Jane Austen - I work on the corner of the dining table. ---->>>

IQ in general has improved since tests first began. Psychologists think that this is because modern life becomes ever more complicated. ---->>>

When Christians start thinking about Jesus, things start breaking down, they lose their faith. It's perfectly possible to go to church every Sunday and not ask any questions, just because you like it as a way of life. They fear that if they ask questions they'll lose their Christ, the very linchpin of their religion. ---->>>

My kind publishers, Toby Mundy and Margaret Stead of Atlantic Books, have commissioned me to write the life of Queen Victoria. ---->>>

People become dons because they are incapable of doing anything else in life. ---->>>

The scribbler's life is never done. ---->>>

I suppose if I'd got a brilliant first and done research I might still be a don today, but I hope not. People become dons because they are incapable of doing anything else in life. ---->>>

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