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A Few Famous Quotes to Inspire or Empathize With During NaNoWriMo

02 Nov

“Writing a book is a horrible, exhausting struggle, like a long bout of some painful illness. One would never undertake such a thing if one were not driven on by some demon whom one can neither resist nor understand.”images
—George Orwell

“The road to hell is paved with works-in-progress.”
—Philip Roth

“Making people believe the unbelievable is no trick; it’s work. … Belief and reader absorption come in the details: An overturned tricycle in the gutter of an abandoned neighborhood can stand for everything.”
—Stephen King,

“Every secret of a writer’s soul, every experience of his life, every quality of his mind, is written large in his works.”
—Virginia Woolf

“Write. Rewrite. When not writing or rewriting, read. I know of no shortcuts.”
—Larry L. King, WD

“There are no laws for the novel. There never have been, nor can there ever be.”
—Doris Lessing

“The first sentence can’t be written until the final sentence is written.”
—Joyce Carol Oates, WD

There is no such thing as “Writing Wrong,” as long as you are Writing you are on the “Write Track.”

—Dawne Knobbe (Mad Hatter)

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1 Comment

Posted by on November 2, 2014 in Uncategorized

 

One response to “A Few Famous Quotes to Inspire or Empathize With During NaNoWriMo

  1. Susan James Berger

    November 3, 2014 at 9:17 pm

    Love them all. Thank you!

     

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