Quotes about Writing

It is a pity, in my opinion, that no prize exists for the writer

I don’t believe a committee can write a book. It can, oh, govern

Autobiography is an unrivaled vehicle for telling the truth about

On editing: I always begin at the left with the opening word of t

For several days after my first book was published I carried it a

Diary: A daily record of that part of one’s life which he can rel

All autobiography is self-indulgent.

Autobiography is an obituary in serial form with the last install

Autobiography is probably the most respectable form of lying.

For no man can write anything who does not think that what he wri