Favourite quotes on writing

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

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“Don’t tell me the moon is shining; show me the glint of light on broken glass.”
Anton Chekhov

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To live a creative life, we must lose our fear of being wrong.
Joseph Chilton Pearce

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“Never give up on a dream just because of the time it will take to accomplish it. The time will pass anyway.”
Earl Nightingale

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The first draft of anything is shit.
Ernest Hemingway

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Heinlein’s rules for getting published:

Rule One – You Must Write
Rule Two – Finish What Your Start
Rule Three – You Must Refrain From Rewriting, Except to Editorial Order
Rule Four – You Must Put Your Story on the Market
Rule Five – You Must Keep it on the Market until it has Sold

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