I think it’s good for a person to spend time alone. It gives them an...– Amy Sedaris; I Like You: Hospitality Under the Influence
The human race, to which so many of my readers belong, has been playing at...– G. K. Chesterton; The Napoleon of Notting Hill
Most young people do not listen to adults about life’s lessons. So when...– TBV
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Don’t let anyone tell you how or what to write. As soon as you listen to...– Advice given to John Irving from his teacher Kurt Vonnegut. [This is true in so far as voice and style. But always read and listen to other writers about content and tools.]
An ad that pretends to be art is — at absolute best — like someone who smiles...– David Foster Wallace (via distempered)
When you do something noble and beautiful and nobody noticed, do not be sad. For...– John Lennon (via moreofamore)