9 Quotes for the Ultimate Book Lover


This is the other secret that real artists know and wannabe writers don’t. When we sit down each day and do our work, power concentrates around us. The Muse takes note of our dedication. She approves. We have earned favor in her sight. When we sit down and work, we become like a magnetized rod that attracts iron fillings. Ideas come. Insights accrete.

– Steven Pressfield (via writingquotes)

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Don’t Look Now

Nicolas Roeg | 1973

Anthony B. Richmond | Cinematography

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Sparks lake vertical pano by Sergio Garcia Rill on Flickr.

Venus Jupiter Moon Conjunction by Jeffrey Sullivan on Flickr.

Words are but the vague shadows of the volumes we mean. Little audible links, they are, chaining together great inaudible feelings and purposes.

– Theodore Dreiser (via writersrelief)

Books say: she did this because. Life says: she did this. Books are where things are explained to you, life where things aren’t.

– Julian Barnes (via writingquotes)