Quotes

I love quotes—quotes about writing, quotes about wine, quotes that inspire or encourage. Here are some that I like and have used on my main blog page:

  • Sometimes the problem is all inside your head. You’ve got to believe. –Jack Nicklaus
  • A party without cake is just a meeting. –Julia Child
  • Success only comes before work in the dictionary. –Vince Lombardi
  • Being a writer is like having homework every night for the rest of your life. –Lawrence Chasten
  • Press on. Nothing in the world can take the place of persistence. — Ray Kroc
  • The best time to plan a book is while you’re doing the dishes.  –Agatha Christie
  • Many of life’s failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up. –Thomas Alva Edison
  • What else do writers do, all day long, but try to convince the world that our imaginary castles are real? That our dream spaces belong to our readers too? –Rebecca Makkai
  • I’m writing a book. I’ve got the page numbers done. — Steven Wright
  • What is better at the end of the day than to sit and drink wine with friends? –James Joyce
  • I like to cook with wine.  Sometimes I even use it in the food.  — W.C. Fields
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