In quoting others, we cite ourselves. ~Julio Cortázar
“I put a piece of paper under my pillow, and when I could not sleep I wrote in the dark.” ~ Henry David Thoreau
“There are three rules for writing a novel. Unfortunately, no one knows what they are.” ~ William Somerset Maugham
Writing is like sex. First, you do it for love, then you do it for your friends, and then you do it for money.
~ Virginia Woolf
There is nothing to writing. All you do is sit down at a typewriter and bleed.
~ Ernest Hemingway