John Updike: Bearings

“We take our bearings, daily, from others. To be sane is, to a great extent, to be sociable.”

—John Updike.

John Updike: Books

“Smaller than a breadbox, bigger than a TV remote, the average book fits into the human hand with a seductive nestling, a kiss of texture, whether of cover cloth, glazed jacket, or flexible paperback.”

—John Updike, writer (18 Mar 1932-2009).

John Updike liked being on the show and tried ...

John Updike liked being on the show and tried not to laugh in the recording. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)