The brightest crowns that are worn in heaven have been tried, and smelted, and polished, and glorified through the furnace of tribulation.Edward Chapin
When love and skill work together, expect a masterpiece.John Ruskin
There is no one, no matter how wise he is, who has not in his youth said things or done things that are so unpleasant to recall in later life that he would expunge them entirely from his memory if that were possible.Marcel Proust
If any man wish to write in a clear style, let him be first clear in his thoughts; and if any would write in a noble style, let him first possess a noble soul.Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
People who insist on telling their dreams are among the terrors of the breakfast table.Max Beerbohm
This is the challenge of writing. You have to be very emotionally engaged in what youre doing, or it comes out flat. You cant fake your way through this.Real Live Preacher
Virtue and genuine graces in themselves speak what no words can utter.
One thing you can't recycle is wasted time.