Wednesday, May 8, 2019
Quotes of the Week
The worst enemy of creativity is self-doubt.
I do not write with ease, nor am I ever please with anything I write. And so I rewrite.
A blank piece of paper is God’s way of telling us how hard it to be God.
Every artist dips his brush in his own soul, and paints his own nature into his pictures.
—Henry Ward Beecher
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
Write while the heat is in you. The writer who postpones the recording of his thoughts uses an iron which has cooled to burn a hole with.
—Henry David Thoreau
One day I will find the right words and they will be simple.
Write one good clean sentence and put a period at the end of it. Then write another one.
Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.
Books are no more threatened by Kindle than stairs by elevators.