Writing Quotes

If you want to be a writer, you have to write everyday. You don't go to a well once but daily.

Walter Mosley

You don't write because you want to say something. You write because you have something to say.

F. Scott Fitzgerald

It's none of their business that you have to learn to write. Let them think you were born that way.

Ernest Hemingway

The first sentence can't be written until the final sentence is written.

Joyce Carol Oates

The pages are still blank, but there is a miraculous feeling of the words being there, written in invisible ink and clamoring to become visible.

Vladimir Nabakov

We write to taste life twice, in the moment and in retrospect.

Anais Nin

You never have to change anything you got up in the middle of the night to write.

Saul Bellow

Writing is a way of talking without being interrupted.

Jules Renard

Writing is a struggle against silence.

Carlos Fuentes

Writing is easy. All you have to do is cross out the wrong words.

Mark Twain

Writing the art of communicating thoughts to the mind, through the eye is the great invention of the world.

Abraham Lincoln