Quoteful Saturday: Writing

The role of a writer is not to say what we all can say, but what we are unable to say.” ~Anaïs Nin

A word is not the same with one writer as with another. One tears it from his guts. The other pulls it out of his overcoat pocket.” ~Charles Peguy

What I like in a good author is not what he says, but what he whispers.” ~Logan Pearsall Smith, “All Trivia,” Afterthoughts, 1931

Fill your paper with the breathings of your heart.” ~William Wordsworth

Metaphors have a way of holding the most truth in the least space.” ~Orson Scott Card

All of today’s quotes were discovered on this page at Quote Garden. I hope you enjoy them as much as we did!

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s