Posts Tagged ‘Thomas Wolfe’

Quote of the day, July 28

July 28, 2016

Thomas Wolfe, on writing

“What I had to face, the very bitter lesson that everyone who wants to write has got to learn, was that a thing may in itself be the finest piece of writing one has ever done, and yet have absolutely no place in the manuscript one hopes to publish.”

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Quote of the day, Aug. 16

August 16, 2010

Thomas Wolfe, on civil rights

“I do not believe also in the abolition of free inquiry, or that the ideas represented by ‘freedom of thought,’ ‘freedom of speech,’ ‘freedom of press’ and ‘free assembly’ are just rhetorical myths. (more…)