Technique Related Quotes



Every writer has his writing technique - what he can and can't do to describe something like war or history. I'm not good at writing about those things, but I try because I feel it is necessary to write that kind of thing.

Haruki Murakami


Sometimes reading other writers helps. You learn some little technique that turns out to be useful, or simply are reinspired by the amazing things others do.

Matthew Tobin Anderson


All methods and techniques - and of course all human beings who propound them - are merely instruments to help the student obtain a methodless, technique-free, teacherless state.

Paul Brunton


Hurdling is like Kung-fu. Everyone comes from a different school. And everybody says 'my Kung-fu is better than your Kung-fu.' You have to find the technique that best fits your body size.

Larry Shipp


You establish a technique on how to develop characters. Everyone does it their own way, and that's what makes it fun.

Frank Vincent


Transcendental Meditation is a mental technique, so you travel to this field through subtler levels of mind, and then subtler levels of intellect, and then, at the border of intellect, you transcend and experience it.

David Lynch


Poetry is a kind of distilled insinuation. It's a way of expanding and talking around an idea or a question. Sometimes, more actually gets said through such a technique than a full frontal assault,

Yusef Komunyakaa


Do not place hope in finding a secret technique. Polish the mind through ceaseless training; that is the key to effective techniques.

Kyuzo Mifune


“I never had technique.”

Al Oerter


I have no acting technique I act instinctively. That's why I can't play any role that isn't based on something in my life.

Ethel Waters