Hey, can you blame me? I’m on my way back to the dentist…
Write only if you cannot live without writing. Write only what you alone can write.
Writing became such a process of discovery that I couldn’t wait to get to work in the morning: I wanted to know what I was going to say.
Writing comes more easily if you have something to say.
Writing is an occupation in which you have to keep proving your talent to those who have none.
Writing is no trouble: you just jot down ideas as they occur to you. The jotting is simplicity itself – it is the occurring which is difficult.
You can’t wait for inspiration. You have to go after it with a club.
F. Scott Fitzgerald:
You don’t write because you want to say something, you write because you’ve got something to say.