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Edgar Rice Burroughs Quotes and Sayings
Quotes by Edgar Rice Burroughs

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I write to escape; to escape poverty.
- Edgar Rice Burroughs

Write your Sad times in Sand,
Write your Good times in Stone.
- George Bernard Shaw PHOTO

One of the illusions of life is that the present hour
is not the critical, decisive hour.
Write it on your heart that
every day is the best day in the year.
No man has learned anything rightly,
until he knows that every day is Doomsday.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

Write it on your heart that every day
is the best day in the year.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

 

The illiterate are not those who cannot read and write,
but those who cannot learn, unlearn, and relearn.
- Alvin Toffler

What a book a devil's chaplain might write
on the clumsy, wasteful, blundering, low,
and horribly cruel work of nature!
- Charles Darwin

Always speak the truth,
think before you speak,
and write it down afterwards.
- Lewis Carroll

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History will be kind to me for I intend to write it.
- Winston Churchill

Persevere. Plan. Strategize. Focus. Breathe. Write.
Let go: relax. Forgive. All this failing: take a nap.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

We will not be driven by fear into an age of unreason
if we dig deep in our history and remember
that we are not descended from fearful men,
not from men who feared to write, to speak,
to associate and to defend causes
which were for the moment unpopular.
- Edward R. Murrow

Do not save your loving speeches
For your friends till they are dead;
Do not write them on their tombstones,
Speak them rather now instead.
- Anna Cummins

If you can speak what you will never hear,
if you can write what you will never read,
you have done rare things.
- Henry David Thoreau

I wish I could write as mysterious as a cat.
- Edgar Allan Poe

A writer should write with his eyes and a painter paint with his ears.
- Gertrude Stein

The man who has done his level best...
is a success, even though the world may write him down a failure.
- B. C. Forbes

It is a mistake for a sculptor or a painter to speak
or write very often about his job.
It releases tension needed for his work.
- Henry Moore

When I write software, I know that it will fail,
either due to my own mistake, or due to some other cause.
- Wietse Venema

Writers write.
Dreamers talk about it.
- Jerry B. Jenkins

I don't think anyone should write their autobiography
until after they're dead.
- Samuel Goldwyn

Golf is a game in which you yell "fore,"
shoot six,
and write down five.
- Paul Harvey

Everyone thinks they're going to write one book of poems or one novel.
- Marilyn Hacker

Real programmers can write assembly code in any language.
- Larry Wall

For my part, I consider that it will be found much better
by all parties to leave the past to history,
especially as I propose to write that history myself.
- Winston Churchill

We all write poems; it is simply that poets are the ones who write in words.
- John Fowles

Always write angry letters to your enemies.
Never mail them.
- James Fallows

There is a great discovery still to be made in literature,
that of paying literary men by the quantity they do not write.
- Thomas Carlyle

Great nations write their autobiographies in three manuscripts -
the book of their deeds,
the book of their words and the book of their art.
- John Ruskin

I'm getting ready to write a piece now,
and it's been six months thinking about it,
changing the instrumentation, changing the name,
doing more reading.
- John Zorn

If you write songs you have an idea how they're going to sound.
- Fred Frith

No one who cannot limit himself has ever been able to write.
- Nicolas Boileau-Despreaux

I write to tell my grandchildren where they come from,
and what their grandparents were up to,
and I hope they will in their own way continue.
I invite anyone else to listen in.
- Arthur Hertzberg

It takes a lot of energy and a lot of neurosis to write a novel.
If you were really sensible, you'd do something else.
- Lawrence Durrell

I made the choice long ago to write about real life.
And life is both serious and funny.
- Paula Danziger

You write with ease to show your breeding,
but easy writing's curst hard reading.
- Richard Brinsley Sheridan

I wanted to write songs that were as good as the covers.
- George Thorogood

Anybody can write a film script 'cuz it has been reduced to a formula.
- Dirk Benedict

The way to write is well, and how is your own business.
- A. J. Liebling

Many poets write books.
They'll tell you: Well, I've got my next book,
but there are two poems I need to write,
one about x, one about y. This is a wonder to me.
- Sharon Olds

It is a fact often observed,
that men have written good verses
under the inspiration of passion,
who cannot write well under other circumstances.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

I don't need all that much - I just need to know who
my characters are and what kind of jam they're going to get into,
and I'll write myself out of their jam.
- Richard Price

I write reviews of science books for the Boston Globe,
so I like to give science books.
- Anthony Doerr

If you want to write the next great novel,
but you think, No, this won't work because no one will
buy it or it won't be any good,
then you talk yourself out of taking a risk.
- John Tesh

No one knows how to write a novel until it's been written.
- Alice Hoffman

Write what you care about.
- Sara Paretsky

I want to make films and write films,
which will happen, I'm just taking a different route right now.
I'm a bit of a chameleon with the whole entertainment industry so to speak.
- David Boreanaz

They offered me millions and millions and millions
of dollars to write books about Cary.
That was between us.
That was private.
I'll always love him.
- Dyan Cannon

Offhand, the only North American writers I can think
of who have come from a background of rural poverty
and gone on to write about it have been Negroes.
- Alden Nowlan

I think for a young journalist, it's better to write
for the Web at the moment than it is for print.
- Tina Brown

When the show started out, it was like all of a sudden
we had to do 35 episodes and we had just a month and a half to write them,
and it took me a while to realize that I was in charge.
- Mike Judge

I had art as a major, along with English,
French and History.
I had dance, modern dance.
In English I was allowed to write my own poetry,
which I eventually got published.
- Sally Kirkland

I write in order to attain that feeling of tension
relieved and function achieved which a cow enjoys on giving milk.
- H. L. Mencken

But, George and Steven asked me to write the Indiana Jones sequels,
and I didn't want to.
- Lawrence Kasdan

I write on all instruments.
- Billy Sherwood

Then they started pulling me in and I was very resistant.
All the other actors would be saying write more,
more dialogue for me, and I'd always be saying 'No,
less, less'.
- Peter Berg

The more I do in my life, the more I can write music about new experiences.
- Ken Hill

I know already the music I will write.
But the words? I have not yet decided.
- Gyorgy Ligeti

It's one thing you aspire to: someday,
you'll be able to write a book.
- Thomas Keller

I'm aware of the mystery around us, so I write about coincidences,
premonitions, emotions, dreams, the power of nature,
magic.
- Isabel Allende

In a country like France, so ancient,
their history is full of outstanding people,
so they carry a heavy weight on their back.
Who could write in French after Proust or Flaubert?
- Manuel Puig

The same parts of my brain get as excited as when I
study bio or read a novel and write a paper on it.
- Utada Hikaru

I think the reason working-class people don't write
books is because they are encouraged to believe that
only certain people are permitted to write books.
- Len Deighton

If one book's done this well, you want to write another
one that does just as well.
There's that horror of the second novel that doesn't match up.
- Mark Haddon

I work full-time in a used bookstore.
I get up.
I drink a cup of coffee.
I think, The last thing I want to do is write.
Then I go to the computer and write.
- Kate DiCamillo

But I don't write so much now, because they're too painful.
- Bryan Ferry

People have said to me, You can't write songs.
You can't play an instrument.
But I've got 10 gold records.
- Sonny Bono

Don't pay any attention to what they write about you.
Just measure it in inches.
- Andy Warhol

People write me from all over the country,
asking me, and sometimes even telling me,
what they think a poet laureate should do.
I found that immensely valuable.
- Rita Dove

But what I hope for from a book - either one that I
write or one that I read -
is transparency.
I want the story to shine through.
I don't want to think of the writer.
- Anne Tyler

Nature, not content with denying him the ability to think,
has endowed him with the ability to write.
- A. E. Housman

Being a songwriter does not rely on an audience or
other band members or a camera.
I can just sit in a room and write songs.
- Rick Springfield

What's funny about Jesus' Son is that I never even wrote that book,
I just wrote it down.
I would tell these stories and people would say,
You should write these things down.
- Denis Johnson


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