It's none of their business that you have to learn how to write. Let them think you were born that way.
Quote by Ernest Hemingway
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Ernest Hemingway Quotes
For a long time now I have tried simply to write the best I can. Sometimes I have good luck and write better than I can.
The only thing that could spoil a day was people. People were always the limiters of happiness except for the very few that were as good as spring itself.
Writing and travel broaden your ass if not your mind and I like to write standing up.
I like to listen. I have learned a great deal from listening carefully. Most people never listen.
Madame, all stories, if continued far enough, end in death, and he is no true-story teller who would keep that from you.
There is no lonelier man in death, except the suicide, than that man who has lived many years with a good wife and then outlived her. If two people love each other there can be no happy end to it.
An intelligent man is sometimes forced to be drunk to spend time with his fools.
Ezra was right half the time, and when he was wrong, he was so wrong you were never in any doubt about it.
There are events which are so great that if a writer has participated in them his obligation is to write truly rather than assume the presumption of altering them with invention.
That terrible mood of depression of whether it's any good or not is what is known as The Artist's Reward.
There are no great limits to growth because there are no limits of human intelligence, imagination, and wonder.
Pale death, with impartial step, knocks at the hut of the poor and the towers of kings.
I hope the millions of people I've touched have the optimism and desire to share their goals and hard work and persevere with a positive attitude.
War is not an exercise of the will directed at an inanimate matter.
I would sooner fail than not be among the greatest.
Our most basic common link is that we all inhabit this planet. We all breathe the same air. We all cherish our children's future. And we are all mortal.
We spend billions of pounds on welfare, yet millions are trapped on welfare. It's not worth their while going into work.
Work as though you would live forever, and live as though you would die today. Go another mile!
I believe the first test of a truly great man is his humility.
One of the darkest, deepest shames so many of us mothers feel nowadays is our fear that we are Bad Mothers, that we are failing our children and falling far short of our own ideals.