Writing—The Ultimate Quotation Collection #2
21 Page Essay—How to Effectively Use Quotations in Your Classroom ©
200 Page Quotation Collection on Writing
This 200 page quotation collection contains the most interesting, thought-provoking, and useful quotations on Writing. A unique collection presenting only pertinent and straightforward quotes that address all aspects of Writing, this set of quotations includes the classic quotes as well as quotes carefully chosen from primary sources with particular attention given to quotes from women and minorities. In addition to the wisdom and guidance quotes provide, the quotations in this collection function particularly well in displays, presentations, speeches, research, students’ papers, and classroom lessons and discussions. Teachers using quotations as a lesson component directly address the Common Core Standards by facilitating critical thinking and promoting skills such as analyzing, inferencing, paraphrasing, and comparing and contrasting.
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Nighttime is really the best time to work. All the ideas are there to be yours because everyone else is asleep.
To write is an entertainment I put on for myself.
With plays you only have to fill the center of the page. Novels take a tremendous amount of typing.
Everything in writing begins with language. Language begins with listening.
The idea is to write it so that people hear it and it slides through the brain and goes straight to the heart.
I am a better person through the people I write.
At the end of a miserable day, instead of grieving my virtual nothing, I can always look at my loaded wastepaper basket and tell myself that if I failed, at least I took a few trees down with me.
Writing is an extreme privilege but it’s also a gift. It’s a gift to yourself and it’s a gift of giving a story to someone.
The material came bubbling up inside like a geyser or an oil gusher. It streamed up of its own accord, down my arm and out of my fountain pen in a torrent of six thousand words a day.
—C. S. Forester
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