Wednesday, September 18, 2019
Quotes of the Week
—James A. Michener
Don't be a writer; be writing.
Writers get paid for what other people get scolded for— daydreaming.
The best stories don’t come from good vs. bad but from good vs. good.
An artist's only concern is to shoot for some kind of perfection, and on his own terms, not anyone else's.
Boys think girls are like books, if the cover doesn't catch their eye they won't bother to read what's inside.
Somebody said to me, 'But the Beatles were anti-materialistic.' That's a huge myth. John and I literally used to sit down and say, 'Now, let's write a swimming pool.'
The worst enemy of creativity is self-doubt.
Good books don't give up all their secrets at once.