A few quotes taken from an article about American Splendor writer and Cleveland native Harvey Pekar's recent visit to Mount Union College in Ashville, Ohio.
"Ordinary life is pretty complex stuff."
"A man without a toilet, he's lost."
"If you want to make it as an artist, get a day job."
"Why would somebody make a movie about a guy who sold very few comic books and lost money at it?"
"Comics are as good an art form as any other... You can use any word in the dictionary ... you've got the same choices as Shakespeare."