The secret to a good morning is to watch the sunrise with an open heart.
--Anthony T. Hincks
The more subtle and elegant you are in hiding your plot points, the better you are as a writer. --Billy Wilder
America...appears like a last effort of divine Providence on behalf of the human race. --Ralph Waldo Emerson
Write hard and clear about what hurts. --Ernest Hemingway
You can't be for big government, big taxes and big bureaucracy and still be for the little guy. --President Ronald Reagan
Liberation is a permanent inner peace attained through the complete abandonment of delusions. --Geshe Kelsang Gyatso
Know that you can start late, look different, be uncertain and still succeed.
If you have made mistakes, even serious mistakes, you may have a fresh start any moment you choose, for this thing we call 'failure' is not the falling down, but the staying down. --Mary Pickford
It is by sitting down to write every morning that one becomes a writer. --Gerald Brenan
When the state puts you in jail for walking in a park with your child because it's too dangerous but lets criminals out of jail, it's not about your health. --Kevin Sorbo
You have to be able to slow down enough to switch your focus away from all the ways things could be better, to know how good they already are.
Successful people don't wait. They don't get stalled on one step, one issue, one project. The continuously go about the problem of creating value. They're not interested in struggling and waiting. They're focused on doing. --Frank Darabont
A drop of ink may make millions think. --Lord Byron
Be a sadist. No matter how sweet and innocent your leading characters, make awful things happen to them - in order that the reader may see what they are made of. --Kurt Vonnegut
Don't compare your life to others. There's no comparison between the sun and the moon. They shine when its their time. --Unknown
Rather than tell the audience who a character is, I like to show the audience what a character wants. --Aaron Sorkin
Their is a piece of my heart that lives in the ocean. When I am at the beach I am in my place of devotion. --Jen McIntosh
Does (the plot) force your character to choose or leave something behind? If your protagonist can easily go back to the life they lived before it isn't strong enough. --Jordan Rosenfeld
Commitment is doing what you said you would do, after the feeling you said it in has passed. --St. Camillus
My dream is to have a house on the beach, even just a little shack somewhere so I can wake up, have coffee, look at dolphins, be quiet and breathe the air.
The more I study the Constitution, the more I realize that no other document devised by the hand of man has brought so much progress and happiness to humanity...
To live under the American Constitution is the greatest political privilege that was ever accorded to the human race. --Calvin Coolidge