"A little talent is a good thing to have if you want to be a writer. But the only real requirement is the ability to remember every scar."
- Stephen King
"The trouble with writing fiction is that it has to make sense, whereas real life doesn't."
- Iain M. Banks
"What do you want? What are you willing to give up to get it? Writing requires you make sacrifices. Be prepared to work hard to be a writer."
- Sandra Brown