Found 71 quotes starting with WR: Page #2

Write something to suit yourself and many people will like it; write something to suit everybody and scarcely anyone will care for it.
– Jesse StuartRate it:
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 CarrollRate it:
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 ParableRate it:
Write what you want to write; don't fear about who will read it.
– Debasish Mridha, M.D.Rate it:
Writer is a miner; he works in the gloomy places like a miner to get the precious material.
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
Writer is a monkey, jumping from one tree to another in the jungle of words.
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
Writers are a little below the clowns and a little above the trained seals.
– John SteinbeckRate it:
Writers should be read but not seen. Rarely are they a winsome sight.
– Edna FerberRate it:
Writers should be read, but neither seen nor heard.
– Daphne du MaurierRate it:
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 AthreyaRate it:
Writing a book just might be the hardest thing I've ever done, besides trying to get laid in college.
– Howard SternRate it:
Writing and telling about oneself that, what others have said, may not execute self-promotion and not a conflict of interest too; indeed, that contributes real information.
– Ehsan SehgalRate it:
Writing and travel broaden your ass if not your mind and I like to write standing up.
– Ernest HemingwayRate it:
Writing blooms flowers for mind, which last forever.
– Debasish Mridha, M.D.Rate it:
Writing books is the closest men ever come to childbearing.
– Norman MailerRate it:
Writing comes from the fear of failure not from the joy of winning.
– Debasish Mridha, M.D.Rate it:
Writing criticism is to writing fiction and poetry as hugging the shore is to sailing in the open sea.
– John UpdikeRate it:
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 CapoteRate it:
Writing in English is the most ingenious torture ever devised for sins commited in previous lives.
– James JoyceRate it:
Writing is a disease of the mind, which is expressed through a pen.
– Debasish Mridha, M.D.Rate it:
Writing is a great way of talking with an endless audience for never-ending time.
– Debasish Mridha, M.D.Rate it:
Writing is a socially acceptable form of schizophrenia.
– E.L. DoctorowRate it:
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 WestRate it:
Writing is an abstract art of drawing pictures of the conscious and subconscious mind with words.
– Debasish Mridha, M.D.Rate it:

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