«You are the only one who has understood even a whisper of me, and I will tell you that I am the only person who has understood even a whisper of you.»Jonathan Safran Foer

Page: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 >>
«I can elect something I love and absorb myself in it.» — Anaïs Nin
«It is the tale, not he who tells it.» — Stephen King
«An author in his book must be like God in the universe, present everywhere and visible nowhere.» — Gustave Flaubert
«What is the best way to write? Each of us has to discover her own way by writing. Writing teaches writing. No one can tell you your own secret.» — Gail Sher
«Tell the story as if it were only of interest to the small circle of your characters, of which you may be one. There is no other way to put life into the story.» — Horacio Quiroga
«Storytellers are individuals who enjoy creating a holiday for the mind.» — Linda Daly
«Amateurs sit and wait for inspiration, the rest of us just get up and go to work.» — Stephen King
«The social function of narrative is not limited to 'primitive' people sitting around the fire telling each other where Fire came from and why they're sitting around it.» — Ursula K. Le Guin
«I write of the wish that comes true--for some reason, a terrifying thought.» — James M. Cain
«Writing is not apart from living. Writing is a kind of double living.» — Catherine Drinker Bowen
«I've met talespinners before, Jake, and they're all cut more or less from the same cloth. They tell tales because they're afraid of life.» — Stephen King
«After being turned down by numerous publishers, he decided to write for posterity.» — George Ade
«So many books, so little time.» — Frank Zappa
«If you have a garden and a library, you have everything you need.» — Marcus Tullius Cicero
«What I say is, a town isn't a town without a bookstore. It may call itself a town, but unless it's got a bookstore it knows it's not fooling a soul.» — Neil Gaiman
«Books are a narcotic.» — Franz Kafka
«Books, in the plural lose their solidity of substance and become a gas, filling all available space.» — John Derbyshire
«A book is good company. It is full of conversation without loquacity. It comes to your longing with full instruction, but pursues you never.» — Henry Ward Beecher
«When confronted with a birthday in a week I will remember that a book can be a really good present, too.» — Stephanie Pearl-McPhee
«The first time I read an excellent work, it is to me just as if I gained a new friend; and when I read over a book I have perused before, it resembles the meeting of an old one.» — James Goldsmith
Page: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 >>