"Writers are always selling somebody out."
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"Writing is a socially acceptable form of schizophrenia."
"Writing is turning one's worst moments into money."
"Yes, it's hard to write, but it's harder not to."
"How people treat you is their karma; how you react is yours."
"I have the conviction that excessive literary production is a social offence."
"Some editors are failed writers, but so are most writers."
"Writing a novel without being asked seems a bit like having a baby when you have nowhere to live."
"If you wish to be a writer; write!"
"Mr. Faulkner, of course, is interested in making your mind rather than your flesh creep."
"If I had not existed, someone else would have written me, Hemingway, Dostoevski, all of us."
"I never know what I think about something until I read what I've written on it."
"Writers should be read but not seen. Rarely are they a winsome sight."
"Creative writers are always greater than the causes that they represent."
"Either write something worth reading or do something worth writing."
"Our work is to present things that are as they are."
"Analogies, it is true, decide nothing, but they can make one feel more at home."
"The walls are the publishers of the poor."
"If any man wishes to write a clear style, let him first be clear in his thoughts."
"Every author in some degree portrays himself in his works, even if it be against his will."
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