Writing Quotes and Sayings
Writing is the painting of the voice.
Good writing is clear thinking made visible.
– Bill Wheeler
First drafts don’t have to be perfect. They just have to be written.
The worst thing you write is better than the best thing you did not write.
No tears in the writer, no tears in the reader. No surprise in the writer, no surprise in the reader.
– Robert Frost
If there’s a book that you want to read, but it hasn’t been written yet, then you must write it.
– Toni Morrison
There is no greater agony than bearing an untold story inside you.
– Maya Angelou
Quantity produces quality. If you only write a few things, you’re doomed.
– Ray Bradbury
The beautiful part of writing is that you don’t have to get it right the first time, unlike, say, a brain surgeon.
– Robert Cormier
Look in your heart & write.
I write for the same reason I breathe – because if I didn’t I would die.
– Isaac Asimov
You might not write well everyday, but you can always edit a bad page. You can’t edit a blank page.
– Jodi Picoult
The idea is to write it so that people hear it and it slides through the brain and goes straight to the heart.
– Maya Angelou
If I waited for perfection I would never write a word.
– Margaret Atwood
A professional writer is an amateur who didn’t quit.
– Richard Bach
Either write something worth reading or do something worth writing.
– Benjamin Franklin
Not all pens can write well.
I write down my thoughts here. If you don’t understand any, I would appreciate if you could skip it rather than criticizing it.
You are currently going through my best friend. Please be considerate and respectful of my diary.
Half of writing history is hiding the truth.
– Joss Whedon
Nature fits all her children with something to do, he who would write and can’t write, can surely review.
– James Russell Lowell
Never write anything that does not give you great pleasure. Emotion is easily transferred from the writer to the reader.
– Joseph Joubert
What one wrote playfully, another reads with tension and passion; what one wrote with tension and passion,another reads playfully.
– Paul Valéry
I am the poet of the poor, because I was poor when I loved; since I could not give gifts, I gave words.
We can destroy what we have written, but we cannot unwrite it.
– Anthony Burgess