Writing is a question of finding a certain rhythm. I compare it to the rhythms of jazz. Much of the time life is a sort of rhythmic progression of three characters. If one tells oneself that life is like that, one feels it less arbitrary.
Franoise Sagan (June 21, 1935September 24, 2004), real name Franoise Quoirez, was a French playwright, novelist and screenwriter, best known for strong romantic themes involving middle-class characters.