Found 41 quotes starting with WR:

Wrapt up in error is the human mind, And human bliss is ever insecure; Know we what fortune yet remains behind? Know we how long the present shall endure?
– Pindar
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Wrinkles should merely indicate where smiles have been.
– Mark Twain
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Write a wise saying and your name will live forever
– Anonymous
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Write a wise saying and your name will live forever.
– Anonymous
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Write down the advice of him who loves you, though you like it not at present.
– English Proverb
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Write injuries in dust, benefits in marble.
– Benjamin Franklin
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Write it on your heart that every day is the best day in the year. No man has learned anything rightly, until he know that every day is Doomsday.
– Ralph Waldo Emerson
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Write more, thats all I have to say. Literally, it seems as though you relied on the video to make your point. You clearly know what youre talking about, why throw away your intelligence on just posting videos to your weblog when you could be giving us something enlightening to read? kaaebceebfbkbaad
– Smithb82
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Write on my gravestone: Infidel, Traitor.--infidel to every church that compromises with wrong; traitor to every government that oppresses the people.
– Wendell Phillips
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Write something to suit yourself and many people will like it write something to suit everybody and scarcely anyone will care for it.
– Jesse Stuart
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Write something to suit yourself and many people will like it; write something to suit everybody and scarcely anyone will care for it.
– Jesse Stuart
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Write that down, the King said to the jury, and the jury eagerly wrote down all three dates on their slates, and then added them up, and reduced the answer to shillings and pence.
– Lewis Carroll
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Write the bad things that are done to you in sand, but write the good things that happen to you on a piece of marble.
– Arabic Parable
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Writer is a miner; he works in the gloomy places like a miner to get the precious material.
– Mehmet Murat ildan
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Writer is a monkey, jumping from one tree to another in the jungle of words.
– Mehmet Murat ildan
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Writers are a little below the clowns and a little above the trained seals.
– John Steinbeck
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Writers should be read but not seen. Rarely are they a winsome sight.
– Edna Ferber
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Writers should be read, but neither seen nor heard.
– Daphne du Maurier
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Writers who have not taken a year of PhD coursework in a decent economics department (and passed their PhD qualifying exams), cannot meaningfully advance the discussion on economic policy.
– Karthik Athreya
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Writing a book just might be the hardest thing I've ever done, besides trying to get laid in college.
– Howard Stern
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Writing and travel broaden your ass if not your mind and I like to write standing up.
– Ernest Hemingway
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Writing books is the closest men ever come to childbearing.
– Norman Mailer
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Writing criticism is to writing fiction and poetry as hugging the shore is to sailing in the open sea.
– John Updike
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Writing has laws of perspective, of light and shade just as painting does, or music. If you are born knowing them, fine. If not, learn them. Then rearrange the rules to suit yourself.
– Truman Capote
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Writing in English is the most ingenious torture ever devised for sins commited in previous lives.
– James Joyce
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Writing is a socially acceptable form of schizophrenia.
– E.L. Doctorow
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Writing is a solitary occupation. Family, friends, and society are the natural enemies of the writer. He must be alone, uninterrupted, and slightly savage if he is to sustain and complete an undertaking.
– Jessamyn West
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Writing is easy. All you do is stare at a blank sheet of paper until drops of blood form on your forehead.
– Gene Fowler
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Writing is hard work and bad for the health.
– E. B. White
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Writing is like getting married. One should never commit oneself until one is amazed at one's luck.
– Iris Murdoch
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Writing is more than anything a compulsion, like some people wash their hands thirty times a day for fear of awful consequences if they do not. It pays a whole lot better than this type of compulsion, but it is no more heroic.
– Julie Burchill
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Writing is not necessarily something to be ashamed of, but do it in private and wash your hands afterwards.
– Robert A. Heinlein
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Writing is the only profession where no one considers you ridiculous if you earn no money.
– Jules Renard
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Writing is the only thing that, when I do it, I don't feel I should be doing something else.
– Gloria Steinem
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Writing only leads to more writing.
– Sidonie Gabrielle Colette
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Writing ought either to be the manufacture of stories for which there is a market demand -- a business as safe and commendable as making soap or breakfast foods -- or it should be an art, which is always a search for something for which there is no market demand, something new and untried, where the values are intrinsic and have nothing to do with standardized values.
– Willa Sibert Cather
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Writing prejudicial, off-putting reviews is a precise exercise in applied black magic. The reviewer can draw free-floating disagreeable associations to a book by implying that the book is completely unimportant without saying exactly why, and carefully avoiding any clear images that could capture the reader's full attention.
– William S. Burroughs
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Writing, I think, is not apart from living. Writing is a kind of double living. The writer experiences everything twice. Once in reality and once in the mirror which waits always before or behind.
– Catherine Drinker Bowen
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Written in Chinese, the word crisis, is composed of two characters. One represents danger and the other represent opportunity.
– John F. Kennedy
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Written words in solitary are medicine.
– Sharon Greatwood Callen
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Wrong is but falsehood put in practice.
– Walter Savage Landor
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