Readers And Writing Quotes

Quotes tagged as "readers-and-writing" (showing 1-9 of 9)
Niall Williams
“When my father first took me to Ennis Library I went down among the shelves and felt company, not only the company of writers, but the readers too, because they had lifted and opened and read these books. The books were worn in a way they can only get worn by hands and eyes and minds”
Niall Williams, History of the Rain

Alex Morritt
“Short story collections are the literary equivalent of canapés, tapas and mezze in the world of gastronomy: Delightful assortments of tasty morsels to whet the reader's appetite.”
Alex Morritt, Impromptu Scribe

Bangambiki Habyarimana
“I am what I have ever read”
Bangambiki Habyarimana, Pearls Of Eternity

Susan   Marie
“Writers survive within pages. This is a gift from a writer to a reader. Regeneration by pure esoteric thought." - Susan Marie”
Susan Marie

“Reading, writing, and personal introspection will not protect us from hardship and suffering, but they might introduce us to critical thinking and expose us to what is good in humankind and beautiful in the world that we share with all of nature. Contemplative thought, especially that supplemented with reading literature and attempting to write our own replies to the echoing voices of writers whom preceded us provide us with the potentiality for change, the possibility of personal illumination that enables us to experience a heighted quality of life.”
Kilroy J. Oldster, Dead Toad Scrolls

W.P. Kinsella
“Writers are magicians. They write down words, and, if they're good, you believe that what they write is real, just as you believe a good magician has pulled the coins out of your ear, or made his assistant disappear.”
W.P. Kinsella, Shoeless Joe

Lailah Gifty Akita
“My wish is to create a huge library of books.”
Lailah Gifty Akita, Think Great: Be Great!

Shon Mehta
“Readers can surprise you. Many times, they notice layers in your stories, that even you were not aware of while writing.”
Shon Mehta