10 great quotes on #writing

novelvvRK6nHGOne of our favourite tweeps is Novelicious@noveliciouss – who is a writer of addictive novels. One of her favourite tweets is remarkable writing quotes. Here are 10 of her most recent provocative quotes on #writing.


“The purpose of literature is to turn blood into ink.” – T.S. Elliot

“For a writer every day is a nervous breakdown.” – John Banville

“Easy reading is damn hard writing.” – Maya Angelou

“Whatever you can do or dream you can, begin it. Boldness has genius, power and magic in it!” – Goethe

“We have to continually be jumping off cliffs and developing our wings on the way down.” – Kurt Vonnegut

“Fiction is the lie through which we tell the truth.” – Albert Camus

“People need stories, because however dark, a darkness with voices in it is better than a silent void.” – Margaret Atwood

“If it sounds like writing, I rewrite it.” – Elmore Leonard

“Write your goddamned book now. The world awaits.” – Dave Eggers

“You fail only if you stop writing.” – Ray Bradbury


By George highly recommends following @noveliciouss.

You can find By George on Twitter: @ByGeorgeJournal


Chris George, providing reliable PR counsel and effective advocacy. Need a go-to writer or experienced communicator? 613-983-0801 @ CG&A COMMUNICATIONS.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *