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  • Joan Didion
    Joan Didion
    American Essayist 1934-
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    Had I been blessed with even limited access to my own mind there would have been no reason to write.
    Source: Faceboek (2012)
  • Ann Rule
    Ann Rule
    American author of true crime books
    Ann Rule
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    Have you ever heard the expression: Walk a mile in my shoes, and then judge me? And write your own books.
  • Charles Caleb Colton
    Charles Caleb Colton
    English writer 1780-1832
    Charles Caleb Colton
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    He that knows himself, knows others; and he that is ignorant of himself, could not write a very profound lecture on other men's heads.
  • Nicholas Boileau
    Nicholas Boileau
    French poet and criticus 1636-1711
    Nicholas Boileau
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    He who cannot limit himself will never know how to write.
  • Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
    Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
    German writer and poet 1749-1832
    Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
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    He who does not expect a million readers should not write a line.
  • Evelyn Waugh
    Evelyn Waugh
    British novelist 1903-1966
    Evelyn Waugh
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    His courtesy was somewhat extravagant. He would write and thank people who wrote to thank him for wedding presents and when he encountered anyone as punctilious as himself the correspondence ended only with death.
  • Sir Walter Raleigh
    Sir Walter Raleigh
    British courtier, writer 1552-1618
    Sir Walter Raleigh
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    Historians desiring to write the actions of men, ought to set down the simple truth, and not say anything for love or hatred; also to choose such an opportunity for writing as it may be lawful to think what they will, and write what they think, which is a rare happiness of the time.
  • Britney Spears
    Britney Spears
    American singer, songwriter, dancer, and actress 1981-
    Britney Spears
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    Honestly, I still don't use my computer. My kids use the computer more than I do! I understand that a lot of people are into it, and I have days where I write and stuff, but it's really not for me. It's not my thing.
  • Allen Tate
    Allen Tate
    American poet and essayist 1899-1979
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    How does one happen to write a poem: where does it come from? That is the question asked by the psychologists or the geneticists of poetry.
  • Ernest Hemingway
    Ernest Hemingway
    American writer 1899-1961
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    How simple the writing of literature would be if it were only necessary to write in another way what has been well written. It is because we have had such great writers in the past that a writer is driven far out past where he can go, out to where no one can help him.
  • Buchi Emecheta
    Buchi Emecheta
    Nigerian-born British novelist 1944-2017
    Buchi Emecheta
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    I always value my large kitchen because it was better to do everything there, you wash up, you do everything, rather than messing up another room and I pop my typewriter just next to it. So I still write now but I was doing more writing when the children were younger.
  • Jeanette Winterson
    Jeanette Winterson
    English writer 1959-
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    I am a writer who happens to love women. I am not a lesbian who happens to write.
  • Bertrand Russell
    Bertrand Russell
    English philosopher and mathematician 1872-1970
    Bertrand Russell
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    I am paid by the word, so I always write the shortest words possible.
  • Buchi Emecheta
    Buchi Emecheta
    Nigerian-born British novelist 1944-2017
    Buchi Emecheta
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    I believe it is important to speak to your readers in person... to enable people to have a whole picture of me; I have to both write and speak. I view my role as writer and also as oral communicator.
  • 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.
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