Quotes and sayings about tag  #writing

Quotes and sayings about tag  writing


There is no greater agony than bearing an untold story inside you.

Maya Angelou

 inspirational quotes - Image for quote : Learn the rules like a pro, so you can break them like an artist.

Learn the rules like a pro, so you can break them like an artist.

Pablo Picasso

 inspirational quotes - Image for quote : We remember the past, live in the present, and write the future.

We remember the past, live in the present, and write the future.

Shaun David Hutchinson

My bursting heart must find vent at my pen.

Abigail Adams

The best time for planning a book is while you're doing the dishes.

Agatha Christie

There was a moment when I changed from an amateur to a professional. I assumed the burden of a profession, which is to write even when you don't want to, don't much like what you're writing, and aren't writing particularly well.

Agatha Christie

The thing all writers do best is find ways to avoid writing.

Alan Dean Foster

Writing is both mask and unveiling.

E.B. White

Writing is an act of faith, not a trick of grammar.

E.B. White

All that I hope to say in books, all that I ever hope to say, is that I love the world.

E.B. White

I have always had more dread of a pen, a bottle of ink, and a sheet of paper than of a sword or pistol.

Alexandre Dumas

What is drama but life with the dull bits cut out.

Alfred Hitchcock

We are great writers on the same dreadful typewriter

Allen Ginsberg

A story isn't a charcoal sketch, where every stroke lies on the surface to be seen. It's an oil painting, filled with layers that the author must uncover so carefully to show its beauty.

Amelia Atwater-Rhodes

Anybody who has survived his childhood has enough information about life to last him the rest of his days.

Flannery O'Connor

Grand. There's a word I really hate. It's a phony. I could puke every time I hear it.

J.D. Salinger

There's two kinds of women--those you write poems about and those you don't.

Jeffrey McDaniel

We write to taste life twice, in the moment and in retrospect.

Anaïs Nin

Try looking at your mind as a wayward puppy that you are trying to paper train. You don't drop-kick a puppy into the neighbor's yard every time it piddles on the floor. You just keep bringing it back to the newspaper.

Anne Lamott

You should write because you love the shape of stories and sentences and the creation of different words on a page. Writing comes from reading, and reading is the finest teacher of how to write.

Annie Proulx

Start writing, no matter what. The water does not flow until the faucet is turned on.

Louis L'Amour

If a writer falls in love with you, you can never die.

Mik Everett

I know I was writing stories when I was five. I don’t remember what I did before that. Just loafed, I suppose.

P.G. Wodehouse

We can destroy what we have written, but we cannot unwrite it.

Anthony Burgess

Writers write while dreamers procastinate.

Besa Kosova

10 Steps to Becoming a Better WriterWrite.Write more.Write even more.Write even more than that.Write when you don’t want to.Write when you do.Write when you have something to say.Write when you don’t.Write every day.Keep writing.

Brian Clark

I just sit at my typewriter and curse a bit.

P.G. Wodehouse

A good book isn't written, it's rewritten.

Phyllis A. Whitney

I don't know why I started writing. I don't know why anybody does it. Maybe they're bored, or failures at something else.

Cormac McCarthy

Which of us has not felt that the character we are reading in the printed page is more real than the person standing beside us?

Cornelia Funke

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