November 15 2011, 03:56 PM
I do not like to write — I like to have written.
- Gloria Steinem
November 15 2011, 03:49 PM
Don’t tell me the moon is shining; show me the glint of light on broken glass.
- Anton Chekhov
November 15 2011, 03:46 PM
Substitute ‘damn’ every time you’re inclined to write ‘very’; your editor will delete it and the writing will be just as it should be.
- Mark Twain
November 15 2011, 03:44 PM
A writer is a person for whom writing is more difficult than it is for other people
- Thomas Mann
November 15 2011, 03:37 PM
Some editors are failed writers, but so are most writers.
- T. S. Eliot
November 15 2011, 03:36 PM
All you do is sit down at a typewriter and open a vein.
- Red Smith
November 15 2011, 03:31 PM
There’s no such thing as writer’s block. That was invented by people in California who couldn’t write.
- Terry Pratchett
November 15 2011, 03:29 PM
There’s no money in poetry, but then there’s no poetry in money either.
- Robert Graves