Quotes about Mesmerizing and Friendship
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Writers and travelers are mesmerized alike by knowing of their destinations.
- Eudora Welty
I would watch Gonzalez play and he mesmerized you.
It would be like looking into the flame of a fire.
You know you couldn't take your eyes off him because
you never knew what he would do next.
- Jimmy Connors
Dustin Hoffman was the greatest.
He had so much information to give and he mesmerized me.
He really feels for actors who are just starting out
and remembers his early days like they were yesterday.
- Amy Weber
Through his mastery of storytelling techniques,
he has managed to separate his character,
in the public mind, from his actions as president.
He has, in short, mesmerized us with that steady gaze.
- James Nathan Miller
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And I just remember, you know, breaking into tears
and feeling so empty because,
as long as Elvis was in the world, you always knew
something was going and he always had something that
kept everybody mesmerized.
- Jackie DeShannon
No one ever found wisdom without also being a fool.
Writers, alas, have to be fools in public,
while the rest of the human race can cover its tracks.
- Erica Jong
I know many writers who first dictate passages,
then polish what they have dictated.
I speak, then I polish - occasionally I do windows.
- Edward Koch
When you take stuff from one writer it's plagiarism;
but when you take it from many writers,
- Wilson Mizner
Dreamers talk about it.
- Jerry B. Jenkins
All writers of the Chaldaean period associate monotheism
in the closest way with unity of worship.
- Julius Wellhausen
Kant and Hegel are interesting thinkers.
But I am happy to insist that they are also terrible writers.
- Alain de Botton
In fact, I think for a lot of writers,
it's so hard to be read.
- Susie Bright
I wonder sometimes if the motivation for writers ought to be contempt,
- Orson Scott Card
I'm one of those writers who tends to be really good
at making outlines and sticking to them.
I'm very good at doing that, but I don't like it.
It sort of takes a lot of the fun out.
- Neil Gaiman
Actors are good liars; writers are good liars with good memories.
- Daniel Keys Moran
True terror is a language and a vision.
There is a deep narrative structure to terrorist acts,
and they infiltrate and alter consciousness in ways
that writers used to aspire to.
- Don DeLillo
I don't think poetry is something that can be taught.
We can encourage young writers, but what you can't
teach them is the very essence of poetry.
- Robert Morgan
Why do writers write? Because it isn't there.
- Thomas Berger
I knew I would read all kinds of books and try to get
at what it is that makes good writers good.
But I made no promises that I would write books a lot
of people would like to read.
- Carl Sandburg
The English may not always be the best writers in the world,
but they are incomparably the best dull writers.
- Raymond Chandler
Good writers are often excellent at a hundred other things,
but writing promises a greater latitude for the ego.
- John Cheever
Writers are too neurotic to ever be happy.
- Connie Willis
I have a huge respect for writers and realise that
this is not an area that I find easy.
I doubt that I would have the patience in front of
a blank sheet of paper to become a writer.
- Jenny Agutter
And that's another piece of advice I'll give junior writers;
when you get to the point where they take you to lunch,
let the editor suggest where to go.
- Jerry Pournelle
I belong to a specific category of writers,
those who speak and write in a language different from that of their parents.
- Tahar Ben Jelloun
I spend days with writers' block.
It is a problem.
- Mackenzie Crook
I'm interested in how artists and writers do this,
using art as therapy.
Escaping into the worlds we create.
We're all victims and few of us are truly free.
- David Lloyd
There are writers who do start doing the same thing
again and again and almost inevitably fall into self-parody.
- Tobias Wolff
I feel it is time that I also pay tribute to my four writers,
Matthew, Mark, Luke and John.
- Fulton J. Sheen
Writers are a little below clowns and a little above trained seals.
- John Steinbeck
Every compulsion is put upon writers to become safe,
polite, obedient, and sterile.
- Sinclair Lewis
Good writers are in the business of leaving signposts saying,
Tour my world, see and feel it through my eyes;
I am your guide.
- Larry King
The writers want to know were you made your mistake,
no how well your curve is breaking.
- Alvin Dark
But sometimes the women writers will pitch something and I'll hear it,
but the men will keep talking.
- Wanda Sykes
I get so used to working with writers that my prime
occupation is development.
- Ridley Scott
I like a lot of Margaret Atwood, I like much of Alice Munro.
Again, if you were to ask me about male writers,
there's often a novel I admire, but not all of their works.
- Ann Beattie
Recipe writers hate to write about heat.
They despise it.
Because there aren't proper words for communicating
what should be done with it.
- Alton Brown
I've heard from writers and musicians and fans that
they think I'm underrated.
- Rick Springfield
Perhaps it is the language that chooses the writers it needs,
making use of them so that each might express a tiny part of what it is.
- Jose Saramago
I think writers tend to be experience junkies,
and I think they also tend to want to be on the outside looking in.
- Augusten Burroughs
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
Young writers only take off when they find their subjects.
Since almost everyone has a family and stories about family,
that is often a place to start.
- Robert Morgan
At one time if you were a black writer you had to be
one of the best writers in the world to be published.
You had to be great.
Now you can be good.
And that's good.
- Walter Mosley
Some editors are failed writers, but so are most writers.
- T. S. Eliot
The best way to learn about writing is to study the
work of other writers you admire.
- Jeffery Deaver
If writers were good businessmen, they'd have too much sense to be writers.
- Irvin S. Cobb
Ilike ideas writers have that I might not have written.
Writers are there for a reason...
to write for me.
- Tim Roth
Writers can write outside their ethnicity or sex depending
how open and vulnerable they wish to be.
- Jim Harrison
There's a certain possessiveness of writers sometimes.
- William Devane
There are times when the writers ask us to improvise.
Sometimes the animators are inspired by what you do,
and sometimes you are inspired by what the animators do.
- Dan Castellaneta
The writer isn't made in a vacuum.
Writers are witnesses.
The reason we need writers is because we need witnesses
to this terrifying century.
- E. L. Doctorow
It's always a mistake for writers to key their submissions to world events,
because they move so quickly and unpredictably,
as has certainly proven the case in Afghanistan.
- Richard Curtis
Every well-written book is a light for me.
When you write, you use other writers and their books
as guides in the wilderness.
- Kate DiCamillo
There are professional negotiators working for the writers and the actors,
but basically you've got the writers and actors negotiating against businessmen.
That's why you get rhetoric.
- Dick Wolf
Well, there are more writers of blogs right now than there are readers,
so that's clearly a vanity phenomenon.
- John Doerr
At this stage I am not involved with young adults as
closely as many other writers.
My children are grown up and my grandchildren are still quite young.
- Margaret Mahy
Apart from a few simple principles, the sound and rhythm
of English prose seem to me matters where both writers
and readers should trust not so much to rules as to their ears.
- F. L. Lucas
Before you approach a production entity or even a potential producer,
you should write up a treatment and register your show
with the Writers Guild of America.
- Penelope Spheeris
Don't write the book you think publishers want to commission.
Plenty of other writers will be doing the same thing.
- Louise Brown
I didn't know writers could be real live people,
because I never knew any writers.
- Rita Dove
Great writers arrive among us like new diseases threatening,
powerful, impatient for patients to pick up their virus,
- Craig Raine
My problem with new writers is that it takes me five
or six years to memorise the right names.
- Larry Niven
My friends tend to be writers.
I think writers and painters are really all the same-we just sit in our rooms.
- Howard Hodgkin
Writers are frequently asked why they wrote their first book.
A more interesting answer might come from asking them
why they wrote their second one.
- Len Deighton
You can look at the New York Times Bestseller List
and you can be pretty sure that the writers on that
list don't know each other very well.
- Anne Rice
Well, so far, at least, my own ideas always take priority
over those of other writers.
As long as the well doesn't run dry,
I imagine this will be the case.
- Todd Solondz
Editing is the same as quarrelling with writers -
same thing exactly.
- Harold Ross
We are suffocated by writers who want to enlighten us with their truths.
For me, the theatre is beautiful because it is a secret,
and secrets seduce us, we all want to share secrets.
- Howard Barker
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