Writing Related Quotes



Writing is learning to say nothing, more cleverly every day.

William Allingham


“He lives the poetry that he cannot write. The others write the poetry that they dare not realise.”

Oscar Wilde


“Shakespeare was a dramatist of note who lived by writing things to quote.”

H. C. Bunner


““A writer's goal is to weave the ordinary into fine silk and the truly extraordinary into diaphanous clarity ...””

Cj Heck


“The best way to become a better songwriter is to keep writing songs.”

Steve Seskin


“His assistance in writing the grant contributed significantly to our being selected to participate in the program, and his knowledge of new economy strategies will be a distinct advantage for us as we move forward with implementing the grant.”

Don Kirkman


“Life cannot defeat a writer who is in love with writing; for life itself is a writer's love until death.”

Edna Ferber


I am a bit of a head-in-the-sand person as concerns things happening beyond the walls of my study. And I don't feel particularly guilty about that. I figure that my primary job is producing the very best stories I am capable of writing, and that is what I concentrate upon doing. That is within my control.

Mary Balogh


Other-Love is writing's first name.

Helene Cixous


?The goal is to teach students to write a good draft that communicates ideas. Writing instruction is ongoing.?

Barbara Williams