Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Quotes of the Week

Show me a hero and I will write you a tragedy.
—F. Scott Fitzgerald

Everyone has talent. What is rare is the courage to follow the talent to the dark place where it leads.
—Erica Jong

Anytime anybody tells me the trend is such and such, I go the opposite direction.
—Clint Eastwood

Remember we are mortal, but poetry is not.
—Patti Smith

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

There are worse crimes than burning books. One of them is not reading them.
—Joseph Brodsky

Kill your darlings, kill your darlings, even when it breaks your egocentric little scribbler's heart, kill your darlings.
—Stephen King

You'll go through a phase where you will imitate your favorite writers and that's fine because that's a learning experience too.
—JK Rowling

There are three rules for writing a novel. Unfortunately, no one knows what they are.
—Somerset Maugham

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