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A celebrated comedienne and author of numerous books, including "Metropolitan Life", "Social Studies", and "The Fran Lebowitz Reader".
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On work: It is not true that there is dignity in all work. Some jobs are definitely better than others.
Celebrated humorist/essayist. Her first collection of satirical essays, "Metropolitan Life," was a huge success; critics compared her to Dorothy Parker and H. L. Mencken. Was expelled from high school; earned a general equivalency diploma. Her quick wit gave her entry into New York City's "inner circle" which included a friendship with artist Andy Warhol. Warhol's support opened the door for her ...