Quote of the day

“The writer who loses his self-doubt, who gives way as he grows old to a sudden euphoria, to prolixity, should stop writing immediately: the time has come for him to lay aside his pen.”


9 thoughts on “Quote of the day”

    1. Endless Weekend,

      Yes, it is different. I take Colette’s statement to mean that writers must question everything, including themselves, or they grow stale.


  1. There’s no danger of me laying aside my pen then! Good quote – it’s reassuring to know I’m not alone in my lack of confidence. 🙂

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