Writing Quotes and Sayings

I do want to work on writing, because writing’s a skill. Writing is something that you can train yourself to know better. To know yourself better. And it’s intimidating as hell.
– Kristen Stewart

If a writer is daydreaming, leave them be. They could be plotting their next great story.
– Graeme Roberts

Maybe the hardest thing in writing is simply to tell the truth about things as we see them.
John Steinbeck

I’m a writer and, therefore, automatically a suspicious character.
Alfred Hitchcock

Someday I hope to write a book where the royalties will pay for the copies I give away.
Clarence Darrow

The best fame is a writer’s fame. It’s enough to get a table at a good restaurant, but not enough to get you interrupted when you eat.
Fran Lebowitz

Writing is an extreme privilege but it’s also a gift. It’s a gift to yourself and it’s a gift of giving a story to someone.
Amy Tan

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Every time I am alone, a pen and a book are my best friends.

Submitted by: Maduwa Thabo

Look in your heart & write.

Writing is one-third imagination, one-third experience, and one third observation.
William Faulkner

A writer needs three things, experience, observation, and imagination, any two of which, at times any one of which, can supply the lack of the others.
William Faulkner

I kept always two books in my pocket, one to read, one to write in.
Robert Louis Stevenson

The hard part about writing a novel is finishing it.
Ernest Hemingway

Write with the door closed, rewrite with the door open.
Stephen King

Easy reading is damn hard writing.
– Nathaniel Hawthorne

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