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  • Bernard Bailyn
    Bernard Bailyn
    American historian, author, and academic 1922-2020
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    The full bibliography of pamphlets relating to the Anglo-American struggle published in the colonies through the year 1776 contains not a dozen or so items but over four hundred;
    Source: The Ideological Origins of the American Revolution FOREWORD, p. v
  • Bjorn Lomborg
    Bjorn Lomborg
    Danish author 1965-
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    A review was published in Nature, very scathing, essentially calling me incompetent, though they didn't use that word. I am putting a reply on my Web site in a few days, where I go through their arguments, paragraph by paragraph.
  • Bob Shacochis
    Bob Shacochis
    American writer 1951-
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    A whole bunch of agents and editors looked at my stories, and they all said, in effect, 'You're a pretty good writer and you should probably get these published; when you grow up and write a novel, get in touch.'
  • Caroline B. Cooney
    Caroline B. Cooney
    American author 1947-
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    Actually my first eight books were historical novels, but they were never published.
  • Barbara Kingsolver
    Barbara Kingsolver
    American novelist, essayist and poet 1955-
    Barbara Kingsolver
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    After 'The Poisonwood Bible' was published, several people believed that my parents were missionaries, which could not be further from the truth.
  • Raymond Chandler
    Raymond Chandler
    American writer 1888-1959
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    At least half the mystery novels published violate the law that the solution, once revealed, must seem to be inevitable.
  • Brenda Ueland
    Brenda Ueland
    American journalist, editor, and teacher
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    Even if I knew for certain that I would never have anything published again, and would never make another cent from it, I would still keep on writing.
  • Cao Yu
    Cao Yu
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    For a writer, published works are like fallen flowers, but the expected new work is like a calyx waiting to blossom.
  • Ernest Hemingway
    Ernest Hemingway
    American writer 1899-1961
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    Having books published is very destructive to writing. It is even worse than making love too much. Because when you make love too much at least you get a damned clarte that is like no other light. A very clear and hollow light.
  • C. Wright Mills
    C. Wright Mills
    American sociologist 1916-1962
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    Here's to the day when the complete works of Leon Trotsky are published and widely distributed in the Soviet Union. On that day the USSR will have achieved democracy!
  • George Konrad
    George Konrad
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    I believe that it is my job not only to write books but to have them published. A book is like a child. You have to defend the life of a child.
  • Alonzo Church
    Alonzo Church
    American mathematician and logician 1903-1995
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    I tried reading Hilbert. Only his papers published in mathematical periodicals were available at the time. Anybody who has tried those knows they are very hard reading.
  • Bill Walsh
    Bill Walsh
    American football coach 1931-2007
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    If any sort of error is inexcusable, it's an incorrect phone number. One of the cardinal rules of copy editing is that every phone number published must be checked.
  • Bob Woodward
    Bob Woodward
    American investigative journalist 1943-
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    If so, our posture would be as follows: we published the story and said it was true, but now we are going to nominate it for a Pulitzer — now that's serious business.
    Source: Post Reporters Pulitzer Prize Is Withdrawn; Pulitzer Board Withdraws Post Reporters Prize (19 April 1981)
  • A. N. Wilson
    A. N. Wilson
    English writer and columnist 1950-
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    If you imagine writing 1,000 words a day, which most journalists do, that would be a very long book a year. I don't manage nearly that... but I have published slightly too much recently.
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