I was leading, and already I missed not working and I felt the death loneliness that comes at the end of every day that is wasted in your life.

Ernest Hemingway

Ernest Hemingway

Profession: Novelist
Nationality: American

Some suggestions for you :

Find what gave you emotion; what the action was that gave you excitement. Then write it down making it clear so that the reader can see it too. Prose is architecture, not interior decoration, and the Baroque is over.

There are the two curses of Spain, the bulls and the priests.

Besides, I'm not jealous. I'm just so in love with you that there isn't anything else.

You had to trust the people you worked with completely or not at all, and you had to make decisions about the trusting.

It was strange how easy being tired enough made it.

All our words from loose using have lost their edge.

An intelligent man is sometimes forced to be drunk to spend time with his fools.

The gypsies believe the bear to be a brother to man because he has the same body beneath his hide, because he drinks beer, because he enjoys music and because he likes to dance.

If you stop complaining and asking for what you never will get, you will have a good life. A good life is not measured by any biblical span.

Do you always get so hungry when you make love?

And we'll never love anyone else but each other.

To go to bed at night in Madrid marks you as a little queer. For a long time your friends will be a little uncomfortable about it. Nobody goes to bed in Madrid until they have killed the night. Appointments with a friend are habitually made for after midnight at the cafe.

It wasn't by accident that the Gettysburg adress was so short. The laws of prose writing are immutable as those of flight, of mathematics, of physics.

He had only one thing to do and that was what he should think about and he must think it out clearly and take everything as it came along, and not worry. To worry was a bad as to be afraid. It simply made things more difficult.