If it had been your exact thought you would have used my exact words.

Mar 202013

An excellent book could be written consisting entirely of synopses of books that ought to be written.

Mar 142013

Critics resent artists, but not half as much as artists resent critics.

Feb 122013

Writing is good therapy, but therapy is bad writing.

Jan 292013

Any remark sufficiently clever will eventually be attributed to someone sufficiently famous.

Oct 312012

One’s writing should be as clear as the subject allows, but no clearer.