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Writing Quotes

building and constructionHere are just a a few of some of my favorite writing quotes. Enjoy!

“It’s none of their business that you have to learn to write. Let them think you were born that way.”
—Ernest Hemingway

“I think all writing is a disease. You can’t stop it.”
—William Carlos Williams

“If I waited until I felt like writing, I’d never write at all.”

—Anne Tyler

“You don’t start out writing good stuff. You start out writing crap and thinking it’s good stuff, and then gradually you get better at it. That’s why I say one of the most valuable traits is persistence.” 

—Octavia Butler

“The idea is to write it so that people hear it and it slides through the brain and goes straight to the heart.”

—Maya Angelou