More Reading and Writing Quotations

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I thought these quotations on reading and writing were worth revisiting!

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J._K._Rowling_2010

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“Read a lot. Reading really helps. Read anything you can get your hands on.”                                    J. K. Rowling

“I always advise children who ask me for tips on being a writer to read as much as they possibly can. Jane Austen gave a young friend the same advice, so I’m in good company there.”                                         J. K. Rowling

neil-gaiman-April-2013

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“Believe in yourself. Keep writing.”  Neil Gaiman

“Fiction can show you a different world. It can take you somewhere you’ve never been. Once you’ve visited other worlds, like those who ate fairy fruit, you can never be entirely content with the world that you grew up in. Discontent is a good thing: discontented people can modify and improve their worlds, leave them better, leave them different.”                                              Neil Gaiman

Ray_Bradbury_(1975)

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“You don’t have to burn books to destroy a culture. Just get people to stop reading them.”            Ray Bradbury

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2 thoughts on “More Reading and Writing Quotations

  1. I am always amazed at how many aspiring writers, when asked who they read, admit (almost boast!) that they don’t have time to read. Maybe they’ll always be aspiring writers, because they’re unlikely ever to get anywhere if they don’t a) understand what other people want to read; and b) learn from what other writers are writing.

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