Literature Quotes

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Writing, to me, is simply thinking through my fingers.

Isaac Asimov

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Either write something worth reading or do something worth writing.

Benjamin Franklin

A classic rule of writing and editing: when writing, don` t hesitate to include something; when editing, don` t hesitate to throw it out.

Chris Guillebeau

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Everyone wants an exciting life, but most people are afraid to take the bull by the horns. So they take an easy option for an exciting life. They live their excitement through other people.

Paul Arden

A person`s never too old for stories [...]. Man and boy, girl and woman, never too old. We live for them.

Stephen King

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The stories we hear in childhood are the ones we remember all our lives.

Stephen King

There’s nothing like stories on a windy night when folks have found a warm place in a cold world.

Stephen King

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Publishing a volume of verse [is] like dropping a rose-petal down the Grand Canyon and waiting for the echo.

Don Marquis

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When I sit down to write a book, I do not say to myself, `I am going to produce a work of art`. I write it because there is some lie that I want to expose, some fact to which I want to draw attention, and my initial concern is to get a hearing.

George Orwell

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Stories are, in one way or another, mirrors. We use them to explain to ourselves how the world works or how it doesn`t work. Like mirrors, stories prepare us for the day to come. They distract us from the things in the darkness.

Neil Gaiman

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Literature keeps language alive as our collective heritage.

Umberto Eco

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You cannot hear a poem without it changing you.

Neil Gaiman

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The poetic image, in its newness, opens a future to language.

Gaston Bachelard

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Only the very weak-minded refuse to be influenced by literature and poetry.

Cassandra Clare

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Write with the door closed, rewrite with the door open.

Stephen King

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