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Jun'14

Ezra Pound on creativity: Any work of art which is not an invention is of little worth

“The artist is always beginning. Any work of art which is not a beginning, an invention, a discovery is of …

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Jun'14

Walt Whitman on writing: The words of my book nothing, the drift of it everything

“The words of my book nothing, the drift of it everything.” (Tweet it!) Walt Whitman

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Jun'14

F. Scott Fitzgerald on writers: Writers aren’t people exactly

“Writers aren’t people exactly. Or, if they’re any good, they’re a whole lot of people trying so hard to be …

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Jun'14

Ernest Hemingway on editing: The first draft of anything is shit

“The first draft of anything is shit. ” (Tweet it!) Ernest Hemingway

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Jun'14

Hunter S. Thompson on the edge: The only people who really know where it is are the ones who have gone over

“The Edge … there is no honest way to explain it because the only people who really know where it …

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Jun'14

James Joyce on writing immortality: Use enigmas and puzzles

“I’ve put in so many enigmas and puzzles that it will keep the professors busy for centuries arguing over what …

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