Posts tagged ‘quote of the day’

June 16, 2011

Quote of the Day: Jules Renard

The story I am writing exists, written in absolutely perfect fashion, some place, in the air.  All I must do is find it, and copy it. 

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June 3, 2011

Quote of the Day: Isaac Bashevis Singer

The wastebasket is a writer’s best friend. 

May 20, 2011

Quote of the Day: John Updike

I want to write books that unlock the traffic jam in everybody’s head. 

May 4, 2011

Quote of the Day: Graycie Harmon

Being an author is having angels whisper in your ear – and devils, too. 

May 2, 2011

Quote of the Day: André Gide

The most beautiful things are those that madness prompts and reason writes. 

April 29, 2011

Quote of the Day: Adlai Stevenson

An editor is someone who separates the wheat from the chaff and then prints the chaff. 

April 26, 2011

Quote of the Day: Baltasar Gracián

A synonym is a word you use when you can’t spell the other one. 

April 25, 2011

Quote of the Day: Terri Guillemets

Writer’s block is a disease for which there is no cure, only respite. 

April 22, 2011

Quote of the Day: Graycie Harmon

Being an author is like being in charge of your own personal insane asylum. 

April 21, 2011

Quote of the Day: E.B. White

Be obscure clearly.