Quotes from famous authors about writing

“Start writing something and the ideas will come. You have to turn the faucet on before the water starts to flow.”
— Louis L’Amour

“First, find out what your hero wants, then just follow him!”
— Ray Bradbury

“If there’s a book that you want to read, but it hasn’t been written yet, then you must write it.’
— Toni Morrison

“You get ideas from daydreaming. You get ideas from being bored. You get ideas all the time. The only difference between writers and other people is we notice when we’re doing it.”
— Neil Gaiman

“Ideas are like rabbits. You get a couple and learn how to handle them, and pretty soon you have a dozen.”
— John Steinbeck

“We are cups, constantly and quietly being filled. The trick is, knowing how to tip ourselves over and let the beautiful stuff out.”
— Ray Bradbury

9 thoughts on “Quotes from famous authors about writing

      1. No guest here till 27 lost my balance yesterday hurt foot. It did swell up but iced it lots. Painful to walk but all good. How r u doing?? How is job going?


  1. Great quotes Susie! Thanks for sharing
    Funny that today itself I read three of these quotes. The 1st, the 3rd and the 4th one. They were in the form of picture quotes and I saved them so as to share with one quote challenge here on WP.

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