Writing Quote – Samuel Johnson


More Writing Quotes

More Writing Quotes

by Adam Huddleston


“Writing is easy.  All you have to do is cross out the wrong words.”

– Mark Twain


“The scariest moment is always just before you start.”

– Stephen King


“There is no real ending. It’s just the place where you stop the story.”

– Frank Herbert


“Not that the story need be long, but it will take a long while to make it short.”

– Henry David Thoreau


“No one can write decently who is distrustful of the reader’s intelligence or whose attitude is patronizing.”

– E.B.White

Writing Quotes

Writing Quotes

by Adam Huddleston


This month’s blog topic is “writing quotes”.  While there are a multitude to choose from, here are some of my favorites:

“No subject is terrible if the story is true, if the prose is clean and honest, and if it affirms courage and grace under pressure.” – Ernest Hemingway

“There is nothing to writing. All you do is sit down at a typewriter and bleed.”

– Ernest Hemingway

“I love deadlines. I love the whooshing noise they make as they go by.”

-Douglas Adams

“No tears in the writer, no tears in the reader. No surprise in the writer, no surprise in the reader.”   – Robert Frost

“The road to hell is paved with adverbs.”   –Stephen King

“Happy writing!”  – Adam Huddleston