Here are some of my favorite quotes. What's yours?
* Truman Capote was known for embellishing his experiences. When questioned, Capote responded, ‘Well, if it wasn’t true, that’s the way it should have been.’
* Tom Clancy: The difference between fiction and reality is that fiction has to make sense.
* An unread story is not a story; it is little black marks on wood pulp. The reader, reading it, makes it live: a live thing, a story. –Ursula K. Le Guin
* Societies never know it, but the war of an artist with his society is a lover’s war, and he does, at his best, what lovers do, whish is to reveal the beloved to himself. – James Baldwin
* When I want to read a good book, I write one. -Benjamin D’Israeli
* Story is to human beings what the pearl is to the oyster. -Joseph Gold