“Nobody can go back and start a new beginning, but anyone can start today and make a new ending.”
— Maria Robinson.
“My imagination is a monastery and I am its monk.”
— John Keats.
“To me, the greatest pleasure of writing is not what it’s about, but the inner music the words make.” — Truman Capote.
“A professional writer is an amateur who didn’t quit.”
— Richard Bach.
“Writing is a solitary occupation. Family, friends, society are natural enemies of the writer. He must be alone.”
— Jessamyn West.
Whoever said writing the first draft of a novel is the hardest part was seriously misinformed. The first draft is easy: it’s fixing up all the holes and making it presentable that’s really hard.
– Amber Maguire.
All the world’s a stage, And all the men and women merely players.
— Shakespeare’s As You Like It – Act II, scene vii.