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Quotes tagged as "writer-quotes" (showing 1-30 of 60)
Charles Bukowski
“Can you remember who you were, before the world told you who you should be?”
Charles Bukowski, Post Office

A. Samad Said
“Jika ingin menjadi seorang penulis pertama sekali kena membaca, kedua kena membaca, ketiga, membaca, keempat membaca dan kelima baru menulis.”
A. Samad Said

Ann Marie Frohoff
“All I really want to do today is go to the book store, drink coffee and read.”
Ann Marie Frohoff

“Those who write are writers. Those who wait are waiters.”
A. Lee Martinez

Mario Vargas Llosa
“That is one thing I am sure of amid my many uncertainties regarding the literary vocation: deep inside, a writer feels that writing is the best thing that ever happened to him, or could ever happen to him, because as far as he is concerned, writing is the best possible way of life, never mind the social, political, or financial rewards of what he might achieve through it.”
Mario Vargas Llosa, Letters to a Young Novelist

Nikki Giovanni
“If you're a writer, the answer to everything is yes.”
Nikki Giovanni

François Mauriac
“I write whenever it suits me. During a creative period I write every day; a novel should not be interrupted.”
François Mauriac

“I heard the breeze whisper your name to the trees. And the flowers giggled smiling at the leaves. I and my loneliness keep talking about you.”
Avijeet Das

Tod Langley
“Stories of Fantasy are nothing more than the retelling of our own triumphs and sad, sad tragedies ... Tod Langley

I have that painted on my office wall and love to stare at it.”
Tod Langley

Sarah Gerdes
“You are an author, a public figure. You are going to be judged no matter what you write, so live your life in a way that’s pleasing and congruent to your soul”
Sarah Gerdes, Author Straight Talk

“I have battled with loneliness. I have battled with insecurity and rootlessness. But I have never given up the struggle. I have never quit trying in life.”
Avijeet Das

Renee Dixon
“Writing poetry is a passion, ignited by thoughts, fueled by ink. A way to travel through another mind, where souvenirs of tears are tucked away inside your soul. Or leave you with smiles for miles, depending on which route you go.”
Renee Dixon

Chris Mentillo
“Don't let your past dictate your future,”
Chris Mentillo, A True Tale of Horror

“Never chase people in your life. No one is worthier than you to be chased.”
Avijeet Das

“When life seems like an uphill task do not ever give up on yourself or on life! Travel to a new place, learn a new language, embrace a new culture, play a musical instrument, read a good book, watch the sunrise, experience the sunset, go for a swim in the river, hug a tree, sit near the lake, or climb a mountain! You will fall in love with life all over again!”
Avijeet Das

“A man's ego can drive him either to heights of glory or to depths of misery!”
Avijeet Das

“Love will find you when you least expect it to; it will find it in an unusual moment on a strange day!”
Avijeet Das

“But what is life without a passion?”
Avijeet Das

“You may follow the footsteps
The whole day will pass
With you going around in circles
Yet not reaching anywhere at last!”
Avijeet Das

“Poetry is the yearning of the soul to break free!”
Avijeet Das

“A writer of any merit does not worry about being accepted everywhere. He must write to inspire, to change for the better or to challenge the status quo!”
Avijeet Das

“And what is life without the company of wine, women and good weather.”
Avijeet Das

“Magic : when you create something from the materials around you to astound and make the audience say "Wow." Magic happens on mundane days. It happens when you least expect it. It brings a spark to our drab and monotonous days.”
Avijeet Das

“What makes a good book? An author who knows how to leave out all the unnecessary bulk and delivers a lean story where not a single word is fluff.”
Oliver Markus Malloy, Inside The Mind of an Introvert

“Why is it so hard for many erotica authors to admit that erotica is porn? Everyone loves porn!”
Oliver Markus Malloy, Inside The Mind of an Introvert

“I don’t speak double space nor do I write on wide ruled paper. There isn’t much room in between the lines of college ruled paper. If you are looking for or reading something between the lines, you’re probably missing an entire line somewhere. - The Affidavit of Niedria Dionne Kenny”
Niedria Dionne Kenny

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