Writing without revising is the literary equivalent of waltzing gaily out of the house in your underwear.
Don’t tell me the moon is shining; show me the glint of light on broken glass.
The letter I have written today is longer than usual because I lacked the time to make it shorter.
We write to taste life twice.
The most important lesson in the writing trade is that any manuscript is improved if you cut away the fat.
A book is not made of what is in it, but of what is left out of it.
Clarity trumps brevity.
Every word that is unnecessary only pours over the side of a brimming mind.
A Book is a Dream You Hold in your hands.