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“Write without pay until someone offers pay. If nobody offers within three years, the candidate may look upon this as a sign that sawing wood is what he was intended for.”
Mark Twain
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Mark Twain
“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

G.K. Chesterton
“Literature is a luxury; fiction is a necessity.”
G.K. Chesterton

John Gardner
“Nothing can be more limiting to the imagination than only writing about what you know”
John Gardner

Ernest Hemingway
“Do you suffer when you write? I don't at all. Suffer like a bastard when don't write, or just before, and feel empty and fucked out afterwards. But never feel as good as while writing.”
Ernest Hemingway

Stephen King
“Fiction is the truth inside the lie.”
Stephen King

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