The Original Writer S Quotation Book, Published In 1980, Became A Treasured Literary Companion For Writers, Editors, Publishers, Booksellers, Readers, And Every Lover Of The Well Turned Phrase This Revised Edition Unearths Some 572 Quotes From The Works Of The World S Most Famous And Infamous Writers Quotes That Shed Light On Subjects Close To A Writer S Heart, From The Rapture And Misery Of Writing To The Joy Of Owning Books And The Perils Of Loaning Them Quotes From Such Diverse Writers As Andre Maurois, Cynthia Ozick, Mark Twain, Toni Morrison, W Somerset Maugham, And Gustav Flaubert Writing Is A Dog S Life, But The Only One Worth Living I have so many of these quotes marked with book flags it s unreal The quotes are great Many I d heard or read before, but they are amazing When I m feeling really down and depressed not just as a writer, but in general, I
I enjoyed this book It seems there are always opposition in all things This includes all aspects of reading, writing, editing, publishing, reviewing, and fame that may or may not come Some of my favorite quotes There are two basic reactions There are those who hate you because they think you put them in your book, and there are those who hate you because they think you didn t put them in your book Hanif Kureishi It made me laughoh the joy In America only the successful writer is important, in France all writers are important, in England no writer is important, in Australia you have to explain what a writer is Geoffrey Cotterell How can you write if you can t cry Ring Lardner A good writer is not, per se, a
Cute A nice thing to start out the writing day. Laughed out loud at some of the quotes.comforting..
- 107 pages
- The Writers Quotation Book
- James Charlton
- 07 April 2019 James Charlton