Writing Quotes

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

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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

Anais Nin
Writing a novel is like driving a car at night. You can only see as far as your headlights, but you can make the whole trip that way.

Writing a novel is like driving a car at night. You can only see as far as your headlights, but you can make the whole trip that way.

E. L. Doctorow
Writing is a way of talking without being interrupted.

Writing is a way of talking without being interrupted.

Jules Renard
Writing is a struggle against silence.

Writing is a struggle against silence.

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

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.

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

Abraham Lincoln