They wish they had a book in print.
"The road to hell is paved with adverbs."
-- Stephen King
A magazine article is a portrait
A book is a photo album
History is the skeleton
Fiction is the breath
medium. So called because it is neither rare nor well done.
-- Ernie Kovacs
"Language is the
source of misunderstandings."
-- Antoine de Saint-Exupery
"Try to learn
something about everything and everything about something."
-- Thomas H. Huxley
"The reason why so
few good books are written is that so few people who can write know
-- Walter Bagehot
"Blessed is the man who, having
nothing to say, abstains from giving wordy evidence of the fact."
-- George Eliot
"I have been through some terrible things in my life, some of which actually happened."
-- Mark Twain
disapprove of what you say, but I will defend to the death your right to say
find that a great part of the information I have was acquired by looking up
something and finding something else on the way."
-- Franklin P. Adams
"Reading this book is like
waiting for the first shoe to drop."
-- Ralph Novak