Wednesday, April 6, 2016

Quotes of the Week

I would rather be a superb meteor, every atom of me in magnificent glow, than a sleepy and permanent planet.
—Jack London

Don't say the old lady screamed. Bring her on and let her scream.
—Mark Twain

Creativity — like human life itself — begins in darkness.
—Julia Cameron

Let the meaning choose the word, and not the other way around.
—George Orwell

I do not write with ease, nor am I ever please with anything I write. And so I rewrite.
—Margaret Mitchell

I have always... merely tried to tell an interesting story entertainingly.
—Edgar Rice Burroughs

A blank piece of paper is God’s way of telling us how hard it to be God.
—Sidney Sheldon

I try to create sympathy for my characters, then turn the monsters loose.
—Stephen King

Write like you're in love. Edit like you're in charge.
—James Scott Bell

In order to write well, you have to be willing to write badly.
—Jacob Krueger

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