Wednesday, July 12, 2017
Quotes of the Week
If your book doesn't keep you up nights writing it, it won't keep anyone up nights reading it.
—James A. Michener
A reader lives a thousand lives before he dies. The man who never reads lives only one.
—George RR Martin
The profession of book writing makes horse racing look like a solid, stable business.
Write hard and clear about what hurts.
Everything can nourish the writer. The dictionary, a new word, a voyage, an encounter...a book, a phrase learned.
Reading is the sole means by which we slip, involuntarily, often hopelessly, into another's skin, another's voice, anothers soul.
The man who does not read has no advantage over the man who cannot read.