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May 31st, 2011
Please, never despise the translator. He's the mailman of human civilization.
May 30th, 2011
How can I know what I think till I see what I say?
--E. M. Forster
May 29th, 2011
A writer and nothing else: a man alone in a room with the English language, trying to get human feelings right.
--John K. Hutchens
May 28th, 2011
If you would be a reader, read; if a writer, write.
May 27th, 2011
It has been said that writing comes more easily if you have something to say.
May 26th, 2011
I am what libraries and librarians have made me, with a little assistance from a professor of Greek and a few poets.
--B. K. Sandwell
May 25th, 2011
Our society, like decadent Rome, has turned into an amusement society, with writers chief among the court jesters - not so much above the clatter as part of it.
May 24th, 2011
I've put my genius into my life; I've only put my talent into my works.
May 23rd, 2011
All a writer has to do to get a woman is to say he's a writer. It's an aphrodisiac.
May 22nd, 2011
He claimed his modest share of the general foolishness of the human race.
May 21st, 2011
There are two kinds of writers - the great ones who can give you truths, and the lesser ones, who can only give you themselves.
May 20th, 2011
(Writing) - the art of applying the seat of the pants to the seat of the chair.
--Mary Heaton Worse
May 19th, 2011
Publication is a self-invasion of privacy.
May 18th, 2011
The business of writing is one of the four or five most private things in the world.
May 17th, 2011
It makes a great difference in the force of a sentence whether a man be behind it or no.
--Ralph Waldo Emerson
May 16th, 2011
What is written without effort is in general read without pleasure.
May 15th, 2011
Proper words in proper places, make the true definition of a style.
May 14th, 2011
Journalism allows it's readers to witness history. Fiction gives its readers an opportunity to live it.
May 13th, 2011
I like prefaces. I read them. Sometimes I do not read any further.
May 12th, 2011
When you put down the good things you ought to have done, and leave out the bad things you did do - well, that's memoirs.
May 11th, 2011
As for style of writing, if one has anything to say, it drops from him simply and directly, as a stone falls to the ground.
--Henry David Thoreau
May 10th, 2011
Footnotes, the little dogs yapping at the heels of the text.
May 9th, 2011
The man who is asked by an author what he thinks of his work is put to the torture and is not obliged to speak the truth.
May 8th, 2011
When the style is fully formed, if it has a sweet undersong, we call it beautiful, and the writer may do what he likes in words or syntax.
--Oliver Wendell Holmes
May 7th, 2011
Every word she writes is a lie, including 'and' and 'the'.
March 6th, 2011
I have only made this letter rather long because I have not had time to make it shorter.
May 5th, 2011
Style is the hallmark of a temperament stamped upon the material at hand.
May 4th, 2011
My novels point out that the world consists entirely of exceptions.
May 3rd, 2011
The life of a writer is tragic: the more we advance, the farther there is to go and the more there is to say, the less time there is to say it.
May 2nd, 2011
The reason a writer writes a book is to forget a book and the reason a reader reads one is to remember it.
May 1st, 2011
Less is more.