Favourite quotes on writing

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


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


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


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


The first draft of anything is shit.
Ernest Hemingway


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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