In the September 2012 issue of Writer’s Digest, there’s a great 5-Minute Memoir (page 12), by Candy Schulman about her experience trying to wrangle an interview out of Andy Rooney. And in true, inimitable Andy Rooney fashion, he delivered what I think is a great line.
“Where do I get my ideas? Well, you damn well sit down and decide to have an idea.”
So, can you handle the truth?