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Kaavya Viswanathan Quotes and Sayings

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When I was writing, I genuinely believed each word was my own.
- Kaavya Viswanathan

Writing is a dance with the uncertainties of language.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

I am a little pencil in the hand of a writing God
who is sending a love letter to the world.
- Mother Teresa

Do you have a plan for your life?
If not, allocate some time today to sit quietly
with pen and paper to begin writing your life plan -
what you want to accomplish with your life,
and what projects will support your goals.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

 

LOVE LETTERS TO YOURSELF
This is taken from a love letter (a gentle reminder)
I wrote to myself recently.
Live in your joy today.
Be authentic. Love yourself. First.
Love others from your own abundance.
Life Changes. Circumstances change.
Sometimes you try to fit your old way
of being into new circumstances
rather than becoming new yourself.
Embrace transformation as an opportunity.
And keep on writing love letters to yourself.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

For my part, I consider that it will be found much better
by all parties to leave the past to history,
especially as I propose to write that history myself.
- Winston Churchill

Writing about music is like dancing about architecture.
- Laurie Anderson

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Nothing goes by luck in composition.
It allows of no tricks.
The best you can write will be the best you are.
- Henry David Thoreau

The digital revolution is far more significant than
the invention of writing or even of printing.
- Douglas Engelbart

We do not need to proselytize
either by our speech or by our writing.
We can only do so really with our lives.
Let our lives be open books for all to study.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

I wasn't very good about juggling family and my career.
I was interested in who was coming to the children's birthday party,
what my son was writing.
I was thinking about Legos.
- Jill Clayburgh

Was it only by dreaming or writing that I could find out what I thought?
- Joan Didion

If you can't annoy somebody with what you write,
I think there's little point in writing.
- Kingsley Amis

I enjoy writing, sometimes; I think that most writers
will tell you about the agony of writing more than the joy of writing,
but writing is what I was meant to do.
- Leon Uris

The band projects just took natural priority.
I didn't really have a solo career, just wanted to
share the music in another way and to learn more about writing,
recording, etcetera.
- Ken Hensley

I find writing songs hard, because it does not come naturally to me.
I never set out to be a songwriter or a singer.
- Robert Wyatt

The essays are different because ultimately it's things I'm interested in,
and I'm really just writing about myself and using
those subjects as a prism.
- Chuck Klosterman

Writing is sweat and drudgery most of the time.
And you have to love it in order to endure the solitude and the discipline.
- Peter Benchley

There is no great writing, only great rewriting.
- Justice Brandeis

I really enjoy writing novels.
It's like the ocean.
You can just build a boat and take off.
- Denis Johnson

I think it's just a lack of ability,
we're incapable of writing hits.
- Kenny Hickey

My family is involved and my wife Brenda is a great,
great writer.
She helps me with the writing of everything and also sings with me.
I owe a lot to Brenda.
- Rick Derringer

For TV I don't think I could have gotten a better part
than Uncle Junior because of the intimacy of the character
based on David Chase's brilliant writing.
- Dominic Chianese

Writing is like prostitution.
First you do it for love, and then for a few close friends,
and then for money.
- Moliere

Right now, I'm Writing song lyrics.
Experimenting with a play.
Toying with an idea for a documentary.
I hope one of these will eventually be launched into the light of day.
- Anita Diament

Depending on what I'm working on, I come to the writing
desk with entirely different mindsets.
When I change form one to the other,
it's as if another writer is on the scene.
- Evan Hunter

Artists don't talk about art.
Artists talk about work.
If I have anything to say to young writers,
it's stop thinking of writing as art.
Think of it as work.
- Paddy Chayefsky

I was burned out.
I think I was just exhausted.
It was a very intense five years.
We didn't stop.
It was constant touring, constant writing,
recording.
- Roger Andrew Taylor

Having reached the halfway mark in the alphabet,
my prime focus is on writing each new book as well as I can.
- Sue Grafton

I get a fine warm feeling when I'm doing well,
but that pleasure is pretty much negated by the pain
of getting started each day.
Let's face it, writing is hell.
- William Styron

My stories run up and bite me on the leg -
I respond by writing down everything that goes on during the bite.
When I finish, the idea lets go and runs off.
- Ray Bradbury

I never think about poetry except when I'm writing it.
I mean my poetry.
- Norman MacCaig

The next thing I wrote was in a writing class at night school.
It was about a poor woman who worked at a dime store
and who was all alone for Christmas in Laurel,
Mississippi.
- Beth Henley

I'd wanted to be a writer and when I came back to New
York worked as a musician too,
but I found my writing starting to get more and more referential to cinema.
- Jim Jarmusch

I really, really like writing songs.
- Debbie Harry

It really wasn't until I was in college when I began to write more and more,
and I realized I was scheduling my entire life around my writing.
- Rita Dove

Whosoever, in writing a modern history,
shall follow truth too near the heels,
it may haply strike out his teeth.
- Walter Raleigh

The part of my writing I find the most rewarding is
when people write to me or speak to me in public to
tell me how his or her life has been changed by my books.
- Sidney Sheldon

Arranging a bowl of flowers in the morning can give
a sense of quiet in a crowded day -
like writing a poem or saying a prayer.
- Anne Morrow Lindbergh

Looking back, I imagine I was always writing.
Twaddle it was too.
But better far write twaddle or anything,
anything, than nothing at all.
- Katherine Mansfield

In my writing, as much as I could, I tried to find the good,
and praise it.
- Alex Haley

Even when I'm writing plays I enjoy having company
and mentally I think of that company as the company I'm writing for.
- Wole Soyinka

As an actor, I go where the good writing is.
That's the bottom line.
- Glenn Close

I have to do more close research and fact checking for the science fiction.
This is not however to say that writing good fantasy
does not involve doing good research.
- Sarah Zettel

Writing with you is the only thing that keeps me alive.
- David Hackworth

I always start writing with a clean piece of paper and a dirty mind.
- Patrick Dennis

So I learnt a few country western songs,
I bought a chord book, and right away I started writing my own stuff,
which nobody else did that, I don't know why.
- John Fahey

This means I must pay close attention to the writing,
but equally so to the scientific background -
which sometimes means doing fairly involved calculations.
- Stanley Schmidt

I don't exist without writing.
- Jewel Kilcher

I want to direct films, because I am a painter and
a sculptor and I've done a lot of writing.
- Xander Berkeley

I just wrote what I felt like writing since they seemed to sell.
- Jack Vance

I started writing songs at age 15.
- Vince Clarke

Certainly the plagiarism, and dealing with the fallout of it,
was the most difficult thing I've ever faced since I started writing.
- Nora Roberts

I'm addicted to creating and writing.
- Bret Michaels

My relationship with Music Row has always been,
from my end, optimistic and hopeful that there is more
than one way to approach the writing,
recording, and marketing of an album.
- Deana Carter

My overnight success was really 15 years in the making.
I'd been writing songs since I was 6 and playing in
bands and performing since I was 14.
- Lisa Loeb

I make no claim to be an authority on writing or illustrating for children.
- Hugh Lofting

All stories interest me, and some haunt me until I end up writing them.
Certain themes keep coming up: justice,
loyalty, violence, death, political and social issues,
freedom.
- Isabel Allende

Writing is not necessarily something to be ashamed of,
but do it in private and wash your hands afterwards.
- Robert A. Heinlein

Now, when I was in the Army, writing was my hobby.
- Brian Lumley

The problem, for me, with the writing programs is that
they produce a terrible uniformity of product.
- Peter Davison

To me, movies and music go hand in hand.
When I'm writing a script, one of the first things
I do is find the music I'm going to play for the opening sequence.
- Quentin Tarantino

Writing a novel is not method acting and I find it
easy to step out of it at cocktail hour.
- Bret Easton Ellis

It seems to me that many writers, by virtue of environments of culture,
art and education, slip into writing because of their environments.
- Robert E. Howard

I've been writing full-time since 1978.
- Alan Dean Foster

Even this vein of writing is so foreign to me that I am amazed.
- David O. Selznick

I'm always amazed by writers who tell me they plan
everything at the beginning.
I feel their writing days must be very bland.
- Rose Tremain

Writing is a fine therapy for people who are perpetually
scared of nameless threats...
for jittery people.
- William Styron

Writing is a dog's life, but the only life worth living.
- Gustave Flaubert

Writing is like a contact sport, like football.
You can get hurt, but you enjoy it.
- Irwin Shaw

I'll be left writing picture books and fairy tales.
- Carol Ann Duffy


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