My Favourite Quotes

These are some of my favourite quotes that I share each week with my neXtDRAFT readers. You are welcome to copy any of them and share with your friends too.

the first thing you have to consider when writing your novel is your story, and then your story -- and then your story. Quote by English novelist Ford Maddox Ford

quote by strunk and white about good writing.

It’s useful it you can write anywhere. JAMES PATTERSON

quote from 'things fall apart' by Chinua Achebe

If adventures will not befall a young lady in her own village, she must seek them abroad. Jane Austen, Northanger Abbey

writingbiz.net - quote by JK Rowling about reading glasses

Cunxin, nothing is impossible for a determined human being. Physical imperfections are easier to overcome than mental deficiencies. Mao's Last Dancer

We must be willing to get rid of the life we’ve planned, so as to have the life that is waiting for us. The old skin has to be shed before the new one can come. Joseph Campbell

IT IS EVERY MAN’S OBLIGATION TO PUT BACK INTO THE WORLD AT LEAST THE EQUIVALENT OF WHAT HE TAKES OUT OF IT. Albert Einstein 2
every day is a journey and the journey itself is home MATSUO BASHO

What can you do to promote world peace? Go home and love your family. MOTHER TERESA

“DARKNESS CANNOT DRIVE OUT DARKNESS; ONLY LIGHT CAN DO THAT. HATE CANNOT DRIVE OUT HATE; ONLY LOVE CAN DO THAT.” MARTIN LUTHER KING JR

When a flower grows wild, it can always survive Wildflowers don't care where they grow Dolly Parton

Some people feel the rain. Others just get wet. Roger Miller

Blinky Bill by Dorothy Wall

“A lie can travel half way around the world while the truth is putting on its shoes.”
The man who does not read has no advantage over the man who cannot read.

Children have never been very good at listening to their elders, but they have never failed to imitate them. - James Baldwin

It's better to have loved and lost than do forty pounds of laundry a week - Salvador Dalí v2
how much i missed, because i was afraid of missing it - paul coelho
to thine own self be true - shakespeare
Don't judge each day by the harvest you reap, but by the seeds you plant. ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON.

Men build too many walls, and not enough bridges. JOSEPH FORT NEWTON

When we have real peace within, real dialogue with others is possible. THICH NHAT HANH

I'll go where there are no slaves, tyrants or hangmen. Where faith does not kill and where God alone does reign. DR JOSE RIZAL.

It don't mean a thing if it aint got that swing. DUKE ELLINGTON.