Wednesday, February 5, 2014

IWSG - Quotes to Inspire You

Thank You to Alex J. Cavanaugh for IWSG. This month Alex's co-hosts are Sheena-Kay Graham, Julie Musil, Jamie Ayres, and Mike Swift.

A short but yet proactive IWSG post.
Maybe some author quotes will inspire some of you!

“Yes. Growing up is highly overrated. Just be an author.” – Neil Gaiman
“If I waited till I felt like writing, I’d never write at all.” – Anne Tyler
“To survive, you must tell stories.” Unberto Eco
“A writer never has a vacation. For a writer life consists of either writing or thinking about writing.” - Eugene Ionesco
“Writing is like a contact sport, like football. You can get hurt, but you enjoy it.” – Irwin Shaw
“Writers see the world differently. Every voice we hear, every face we see, every hand we touch could become story fabic.” – Buffy Andrews
“If a story is in you, it has got to come out.” – William Faulkner

12 comments:

  1. Love those! A couple I hadn't heard before. :)

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  2. I've always loved that Gaiman quote.

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  3. I love love love the Gaiman quote. That's awesome.

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  4. Eugene, Buffy and Unberto really get me. Neil's quote is hilarious. Proactive post indeed Dani.

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  5. So love the Irwin Shaw quote. We do keep at it, don't we?

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  6. I've always loved these quotes! I enjoy reading them every so often, they're good reminders. First one always makes me smile ;)

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  7. I love quotes, so I loved this post! Especially like the one from Eugene . . . I wish my family understood that about me :-)

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  8. I do love quotes, thanks for sharing these. Perfect for IWSG day! I particularly like the Anne Tyler and William Faulkner quotes.

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  9. Loved all of them, thanks Dani!

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  10. That Ionesco quote. Truth! They all are (except maybe the football one, I don't like getting hurt lol).

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