- Police in the Soviet satellite countries were organized around the central Soviet in Moscow, like a wheel with spokes and no rim.
- They were close and they were far. Like a lamp between two mirrors.
- Are you looking for sympathy? You’ll find it in the dictionary, between shit and syphilis.
- [my favorite:]
Mischa, we take comfort in knowing there is no God. That you are not enslaved in a Heaven, made to kiss God’s ass forever. What you have is better than Paradise. You have blessed oblivion.