Most people don’t grow up. Most people age. They find parking spaces, honor their credit cards, get married, have children, and call that maturity. What that is, is aging.
― Maya Angelou
“Who is more to be pitied, a writer bound and gagged by policemen or one living in perfect freedom who has nothing more to say?”
― Kurt Vonnegut
A blank piece of paper is God’s way of telling us how hard it to be God.
– Sidney Sheldon
‘But with all be frank, and things from the soul speak thou forth.’
“Write. Rewrite. When not writing or rewriting, read. I know of no shortcuts.”
—Larry L. King
We live not only in a world of thoughts, but also in a world of things. Words without experience are meaningless.
Life is painful and disappointing. It is useless, therefore, to write new realistic novels. We generally know where we stand in relation to reality and don’t care to know any more.