Quotes about Writing

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

Autobiography is an unrivaled vehicle for telling the truth about

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

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

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 probably the most respectable form of lying.

Autobiography is an obituary in serial form with the last install

He who writes prose builds his temple to Fame in rubble; he who w