For a true writer, each book should be a new beginning where he tries again for something that is beyond attainment. He should always try for something that has never been done or that others have tried and failed. Then sometimes, with great luck, he will succeed.
Take a good rest, small bird," he said. "Then go in and take your chance like any man or bird or fish.
Since I had started to break down all my writing and get rid of all facility and try to make instead of describe, writing had been wonderful to do.
Be patient, hand," he said. "I do this for you.
The one who is doing his work and getting satisfaction from it is not the one the poverty is hard on.
If two people love each other there can be no happy end to it.
What you tell me about in the nights. That is not love. That is only passion and lust. When you love you wish to do things for. You wish to sacrifice for. You wish to serve.
Anyone can be a fisherman in May.
When spring came, even the false spring, there were no problems except where to be happiest.
I am so in love with you that there isn't anything else.
If the wind rises it can push us against the flood when it comes.
That's all we do, isn't it -- look at things and try new drinks?