Tag: Joseph Heller

Some men are born mediocre, some men achieve mediocrity, and some men have mediocrity thrust upon them.
—Joseph Heller, Catch 22, 1961

But that was war. Just about all he could find in its favor was that it paid well and liberated children from the pernicious influence of their parents. —Joseph Heller, Catch-22, 1961

The enemy is anybody who’s going to get you killed, no matter which side he’s on.
—Joseph Heller, Catch 22, 1961

There was no telling what people might find out once they felt free to ask whatever questions they wanted to.
—Joseph Heller, Catch 22, 1961

Daily Prompt: Call Me Ishmael

“Take the first sentence from your favorite book and make it the first sentence of your post.” Catch-22 is my favorite book, so here goes: It was love at first sight. The ball of multi-colored fur had bright eyes and white feet that were tracing circles in the air as she was lifted from the…

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