• Tag: quote

  • Note to self

    “If you have any young friends who aspire to become writers, the second-greatest favor you can do them is to present them with copies of The Elements of Style. The first-greatest, of course, is to shoot them now, while they’re happy.” — Dorothy Parker

  • “It’s such a confidence trick, writing a novel. The main person you have to trick into confidence is yourself.” — Anna Deavere Smith