If you get a good wife youll become happy. A rule sometimes broken is better than no rule Herman Wouk Never never never never give up Winston Churchill We will open the book.
On the Practice of Editing Yourself.
Famous Quotes About Editing. You may see things you did not notice previously. You can always edit a bad page. Sometimes taking a quick look at all the photos and then going away for a while before taking a closer look lends a fresh eye to your viewing.
Write drunk edit sober might be one of the most famous writing quotes about editing but we cant all outdrink Ernest Hemingway. 2 With any advent in technology any technological innovation there is the good and the bad. There is a saying.
If you get a bad one youll become a philosopher. Dont water it down. So put the pen down for a moment step away from the keyboard and soak in these eclectic author quotes on writing.
You never finish editing. Thats the thing about making a movie. Fashion is only the attempt to realize art in living forms and social intercourse Francis Bacon.
Eliot Mark Twain and David Ogilvy at BrainyQuote. Funny Quotes About Writing It is perfectly okay to write garbage — as long as you edit it brilliantly – CJ. They just take it away from you.
Explore 257 Editors Quotes by authors including T. Find Stephen King quotes on writing Ernest Hemingway quotes on writing and creative writing quotes from other famous authors such as Mark Twain William Shakespeare and Henry David Thoreau amongst other famous writer quotes. By all means marry.
You cant edit a blank page Jodi Picoult. Over the years I have learned that what is important in a dress is the woman whos wearing it Yves Saint Laurent. Timothy Allen On editing photos Editing photos can often be the most difficult but also the most satisfying part.
Here are just some of my favorites. 3 Without tradition art is a flock of sheep without a shepherd. Socrates see more wise words 2.
Its pages are blank. Ive been collecting quotations about writing and writers editing and editors wording and words for decades. The greatest part of a writers time is spent in reading in order to write.
The act that endows resources with a new capacity to create wealth. A man will turn over half a library to make one book Samuel Johnson If it sounds like writing I rewrite it. Tis the difference between the lightning bug and the lightning Mark Twain The Wit and Wisdom of Mark Twain.
Which is why these other words of wisdom and writing quotes exist. Fashion quotes that will make your day. Rather follow your most intense obsessions mercilessly –Franz Kafka.
The difference between the almost right word and the right word is really a large matter. Substitute damn every time youre inclined to write very your editor will delete it and the writing will be just as it should be – Mark Twain. While genius does not consist entirely of editing without editing its pretty useless Susan Bell The Artful Edit.
The only true wisdom is in knowing you know nothing. Beware the barrenness of a busy life. Everyone needs an editor.
The Paris Reviews mandate has been the same for fifty years. Dont try to make it logical. Dont edit your own soul according to the fashion.
I make clothes women make fashion Azzedine Alaïa. First and foremost this magazine is for writers. Tim Foote The difference between the right word and the nearly right word is the same as the difference between lightning and the lightning bug.