My Life in 8 Words
Q. What is your motto or maxim?
A. “It is art, if you are not able, because if you are able, it is no longer art.” Johann Nestroy
Q. What is your greatest achievement?
A. To do what I do: writing books.
Q. What’s your fantasy profession?
A. Being a musician.
Q. How would you describe perfect happiness?
A. This is a question I refuse to answer – the gods are always listening. Besides that, an honest answer might be rather indecent.
Q. Which living person do you most admire?
A. Mikhail Sergeyevich Gorbachev. Because he gave a new chance to the whole world.