March 4, 2012

Some favorite writing quotes

  • The road to hell is paved with adverbs. --Stephen King
  • Reading is a means of thinking with another person's mind; it forces you to stretch your own. -- Charles Scribner, Jr.
  • Either write something worth reading or do something worth writing. --Benjamin Franklin
  • Planning to write is not writing. Outlining, researching, talking to people about what you're doing, none of that is writing. Writing is writing.--E. L. Doctorow
  • There are three rules for writing the novel. Unfortunately, no one knows what they are. --Somerset Maugham

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