Literature is the art of WRITING something that will be read
No race can prosper ‘till it learns that there is as much
dignity in tilling the field as in WRITING a poem.’
Booker T. Washington
Of WRITING well the source and fountainhead is wise thinking.
Reading makes a full man, conference a ready man, and WRITING an exact man.
Shake was a dramatist of note;
He lived by WRITING things to quote.
Speaking truth is like WRITING fair and only comes by practice.
Style in painting is the same as in WRITING, as power over
materials, whether words or colours, by which conceptions
or sentiments are conveyed.
Sir Joshua Reynolds
Television has raised WRITING to a new low.
The only sensible ends of literature are first, the
pleasurable toil of WRITING, second, the gratification of
one’s family and friends, and lastly, the solid cash.
There are three rules for WRITING the novel. Unfortunately, no one knows what they are.
William Somerset Maugham
True ease in WRITING comes from art, not chance,
As those move easiest who have learn’d to dance.
WRITING free verse is like playing tennis with the net down.
WRITING is an adventure. To begin with, it is a toy and an
amusement. Then it becomes a mistress, then it
becomes a master, then it become a tyrant. The last
phase is that just as you are about to be reconciled to
your servitude, you kill the