Wednesday, January 2, 2019

Quote of the Week

You must stay drunk on writing so reality cannot destroy you.
—Ray Bradbury

I'm not a very good writer, but I'm an excellent rewriter.
—James Michener

Writing is an occupation in which you have to keep proving your talent to those who have none.
—Jules Renard

Say what you mean. Say what you see. Make a photograph, if you can, for the reader.
—Stephen King

There is only one way to work—Like Hell.
—Bette Davis

When you’re speaking in the truest, most intimate voice about your life, you are speaking with the universal voice.
—Cheryl Strayed

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

The more subtle and elegant you are in hiding your plot points, the better you are as a writer.
—Billy Wilder

If a writer falls in love with you, you will never die.

There’s many a bestseller that could have been prevented by a good teacher.
—Flannery O’Connor

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