Wednesday, December 12, 2018
Quotes of the Week
No one who loves life can ignore literature, and no one who loves literature can ignore life.
An idea, like a ghost, must be spoken to a little before it will explain itself.
Happiness is pursuing work that sustains the spirit.
I have rewritten, often several times, every word I have ever published. My pencils outlast their erasers.
A writer is a world trapped in a person.
Those who never make mistakes lose a great many chances to learn something.
If you can amuse yourself for the length of time it takes to write a book, publishers and readers can and will come later.
Close the door. Write with no one looking over your shoulder. Don't try to figure out what other people want to hear from you; figure out what you have to say. It's the one and only thing you have to offer.