Just had to provide humor for those who are writers, and those who want to be writers.
From now on, ending a sentence with a preposition is something up with which I will not put.– Winston Churchill
I wrote a few children’s books. Not on purpose. – Steven Wright
I get a lot of letters from people. They say: “I want to be a writer. What should I do?” I tell them to stop writing to me and get on with it. – Ruth Rendell
If writers were good businessmen, they’d have too much sense to be writers. – Irvin S. Cobb
If Moses were alive today he’d come down from the mountain with the Ten Commandments and spend the next five years trying to get them published.– Anonymous
The road to hell is paved with adverbs.– Stephen King
If the English language made any sense, lackadaisical would have something to do with a shortage of flowers. – Doug Larson
Learn to write. Never mind the damn statistics. If you like statistics, become a CPA.– Jim Murray
The dubious privilege of a freelance writer is he’s given the freedom to starve anywhere. – S.J. Perelman
An autobiography usually reveals nothing bad about its writer except his memory.– Franklin P. Jones
Asking a working writer what he thinks about critics is like asking a lamppost how it feels about dogs.– Christopher Hampton
It took me fifteen years to discover I had no talent for writing, but I couldn’t give it up because by that time I was too famous. – Robert Benchley
How many writers does it take to screw in a lightbulb?
One to screw it in,
One to sharpen all the pencils in the house,
One to make more coffee,
One to call a friend to chat,
And one to complain that there’s never time to do any writing.
Wait, that’s only five — that’s why they need editors.