Never correct or rewrite until the whole thing is down. Rewrite in process is usually found to be an excuse for not going on. ~John Steinbeck
Any man who will look into his heart and honestly write what he sees there will find plenty of readers. ~Edgar W. House
When you become detached mentally from yourself and concentrate on helping other people with their difficulties, you will be able to cope with your own more effectively. Somehow, the act of self-giving is a personal power-releasing factor.
~Norman Vincent Peale
I used to throw things out saying, 'This isn't great.' It didn't occur to me that it didn't have to be great. ~William Saroyan
The worst of writing is that one depends so much upon praise. ~Virginia Woolf
The pit is deep, but God is deeper still. ~Corrie Ten Boom