Brief Interviews with Hideous Men is a critically acclaimed short story collection by American writer David Foster Wallace, first published in 1999 by Little, Brown.The book has been adapted numerous times for stage and screen. (My motivation for searching through the articles is simple: I wanted a reviewer to validate my thoughts, and if none did, I wanted to express this idea of generosity and make it accessible to, like, set everything straight.) 83 quotes from Brief Interviews with Hideous Men: ‘Everything takes time. In all the reviews I read of David Foster Wallaces recently published Brief Interviews with Hideous Men, I havent read a discussion of generosity.

Bees have to move very fast to stay still.’ Wallace's stories present a world where the bizarre and the banal are interwoven and where hideous men appear in many guises.