Wednesday, April 5, 2017
Quotes of the Week
A reader lives a thousand lives before he dies. The man who never reads lives only one.
—George RR Martin
A successful book is not made of what is in it, but what is left out of it.
It is all very well for you to write simply, and the simpler the better.
Don’t be dismayed by the opinions of editors, or critics. They are only the traffic cops of the arts.
Art is not about thinking something up. It is the opposite — getting something down.
Writing a book is like telling a joke and having to wait two years to know whether or not it was funny.
—Alain de Botton