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"Exercise the writing muscle every day." - Jane Yolen

"I write every day. Writing is a necessity - like eating." - Mary Maclane

"I started writing every day. I never stopped." - Ray Bradbury

"Writing is learning to say nothing, more cleverly every day." - William Allingham

"You are writing the story of your only life every single minute of every day." - Katherine Center

"I've been writing every day of my life for 65 years." - Ray Bradbury

"Writing is a dying form. One reads of this every day." - Daniel Handler

"Please think about your legacy, because you're writing it every day." - Gary Vaynerchuk

"Write every day. Writing is a muscle that gets stronger with use." - Abbi Glines

"So even though I couldn't bear writing about cancer, I faced it every day." - Natalie Goldberg

"Writing is something that I practice at every day to get better at." - PJ Harvey

"Most of what I know about writing I've learned through running every day." - Haruki Murakami

"Writing is difficult all the time; the thing is to learn something every day." - Richie Benaud

"I took up writing to escape the drudgery of that every day cubicle kind of war." - Walter Mosley

"I spend most of every day writing. I like to write every day if I can. I don't start extremely early." - Jeffrey Eugenides

"Write all the time. I believe in writing every day, at least a thousand words a day. We have a strange idea about writing: that it can be done, and done well, without a great deal of effort. Dancers practice every day, musicians practice every day, even when they are at the peak of their careers - especially then. Somehow, we don't take writing as seriously. But writing - writing wonderfully - takes just as much dedication." - Theodora Goss

"Write all the time. I believe in writing every day, at least a thousand words a day. We have a strange idea about writing: that it can be done, and done well, without a great deal of effort. Dancers practice every day, musicians practice every day, even when they are at the peak of their careers - especially then. Somehow, we do' take writing as seriously. But writing - writing wonderfully - takes just as much dedication." - Theodora Goss

"For years I've advocated keeping a gratitude journal, writing down five things every day that brought pleasure and gratefulness." - Oprah Winfrey

"The writing ethic was influenced - when you have to write every day, there's no such thing as writer's block." - Michael Connelly

"I decided that was the greatest idea I had ever heard. I started writing every day. I never stopped." - Ray Bradbury

"I'm always writing, the past 10 years. A lot has changed, in that it's something I do every day." - PJ Harvey

"Writing every day is a way of keeping the engine running, and then something good may come out of it." - T S Eliot

"When I feel like every day when I get up I'm writing songs, that's the time to make a record." - Eric Church

"Writing is a muscle that needs to be exercised every day: The more you write, the easier it becomes." - Jane Green

"I think computers are the ultimate writing tool. I'm a very slow writer, so I appreciate it every day." - Sherry Turkle

"I write every day. I'm always in the process of writing my last book, until the next one." - Farley Mowat

"When I am writing, even though it's hard and I do struggle often, I am happier than when I'm not writing. I feel alive. Whereas when I'm not writing, I feel like your common every-day neurotic." - Paul Auster

"Celebrate Earth Day every day." - John Denver

"Every day is Earth Day." - Anonymous

"Someone who wants to write should make an effort to write a little something every day. Writing in this sense is the same as athletes who practice a sport every day to keep their skills honed." - Anita Desai

"When I'm writing, I write every day. It's lovely when that's happening. One day dovetailing into the next. Sometimes I don't even know what day of the week it is." - Raymond Carver

"Smoke weed every day." - Wiz Khalifa

"I cook every day." - Jennie Garth

"We shred every day." - Fawn Hall

"Every day is bizarre." - Mia Kirshner

"Paint something every day." - David Hockney

"I write every day." - Graham Russell

"I'm happy every day." - Bruce Willis

"I write every day. Even if I'm not writing well, I write through it. I can fix a bad page. I can't fix a blank one." - Nora Roberts

"All the time I'm not writing I feel like a criminal. It's horrible to feel felonious every second of the day. It's much more relaxing to actually write." - Fran Lebowitz

"Painting is like breathing to me. It's what I do all the time. Every day I make art, whether it is painting, writing or making a movie." - Julian Schnabel

"I never have written every day. When I'm writing a book, I write Monday through Friday. I always try to take Saturday and pretend to have some sanity." - Maya Angelou

"I just like writing lyrics. I find a little satisfaction in performing live, making records. But primarily, I just try to write every day." - Cass Mccombs

"The best advice I can give to any aspiring author is to write every single day. Work at the craft of writing. Take it seriously." - Andrea Davis Pinkney

"I think when you write, you should call it a "writing spree." I don't write every day, and I don't write regularly." - Etgar Keret

"I end up writing something every day, since I develop six or seven things at the same time - soccer columns, this and that." - Aleksandar Hemon

"You can be writing every day. When you go on a road trip, the trip itself becomes part of the story." - Steve Rushin

"My father really taught me that you really develop the habit of writing and you sit down at the same time every day, you don't wait for inspiration." - Anne Lamott

"Writing is agony for me. I work at it eight hours every day, hoping to get six pages, but I am satisfied with three." - Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings

"I love writing books - I really do. If I could just quit everything and work on a book every day, I would love that most." - Donald Miller

"Because I find writing painful, I try to get it over with as fast as possible. But I write every day, or I lose the thread." - Patrick Modiano

"Life is like a movie to me. Everybody has their own movie that's playing out every day, and you're writing it." - Julie Roberts

"My writing is extremely important, so I write every day. I just enjoy it. I get a kick out of it." - Jim Lehrer

"Ultimately one has to pity these poor souls who know every secret about writing, directing, designing, producing, and acting but are stuck in those miserable day jobs writing reviews. Will somebody help them, please?" - David Ives

"Sit down every day and DO IT. Writing is a self-taught craft; the more you work at it, the more skilled you become. And when you're not writing, READ." - Lois Duncan

"What has stayed true in my life as a writer is my dedication to writing - I try to write every day, no matter what - and the joy that writing has given me." - Denise Duhamel

"I write every day. I don't have a writing schedule. I write when I feel like it. Fortunately I feel like it all the time. I am writing for hours." - Eve Bunting

"I think that the practice of writing every day was what made me remember that writing doesn't have anything to do with publishing books. It can be totally separate and private - a comforting thought." - Nell Freudenberger

"I've been writing since I'm five years old. I've been writing books since high school - junior high, high school. I write every single day. I never thought I'd be published." - Karrine Steffans

"The secret to writing is writing. Lots of people I know talk about writing. They will tell me about the book they are going to write, or are thinking about writing, or may write some day in the future. And I know they will never do it. If someone is serious about writing, then they will sit down every day and put some words down on paper." - Michael Scott

"The secret to writing is just to write. Write every day. Never stop writing. Write on every surface you see; write on people on the street. When the cops come to arrest you, write on the cops. Write on the police car. Write on the judge. I'm in jail forever now, and the prison cell walls are completely covered with my writing, and I keep writing on the writing I wrote. That's my method." - Neil Gaiman

"I do think reading is the best practice for writing, along with writing all the time. I actually never liked writing on my own or in school until I'd had my blog for a while and realized I'd been writing every day for years." - Tavi Gevinson

"Suppose someone follows the series "1,3,5,7, ..", and in writing the series 2x+1; and he asked himself "But am I always doing the same thing, or something different every time?" If from one day to the next someone promises: "Tomorrow I will give up smoking", does he say the same thing every day, or every day something different?" - Ludwig Wittgenstein

"The sort of strenuous reading and writing program I advocate - four to six hours a day, every day - will not seem strenuous if you really enjoy doing these things and have an aptitude for them." - Stephen King

"At the time I was writing the second album, I was sitting home in my underwear all day every day; I didn't have all that much to write about except for my own life and my family." - Mac Demarco

"Every day is just one day." - Anonymous

"I have a Father's Day every day" - Dennis Banks

"Every day is a good day." - Yunmen Wenyan

"I have a Father's Day every day." - Dennis Banks

"Every day is judgment day-use it." - Brigham Young

"A day of bad writing is always better than a day of no writing." - Don Roff

"I am excited about getting back to what I do best and what my audience likes best, I am writing new jokes every day and soon Ill be telling them every night. Just me, one Jew talking and that's it." - Jackie Mason

"Every kind of writing is hypocritical." - Max Beerbohm

"Every actor just wants good writing." - Jeff Daniels

"Every writer I know has trouble writing." - Joseph Heller

"Writing is so... I don't know, it's such a practice, and I feel very unpracticed in it, because I'm not doing it every day. And I really need to do it every day. In other words, you spend all this time writing a movie, and then you stop, and then you're shooting the movie, and then you're cutting, and a year and a half goes by, because in the editing room, you're not writing." - Tamara Jenkins

"I advocate glamour. Every day. Every minute." - Dita Von Teese

"Golf is evolving, every day, every shot." - Tiger Woods

"Every day in life is beautiful...every day!" - Alice Herz-Sommer

"Die every day. Be reborn again every day." - Nikos Kazantzakis

"It doesn't rain every day. Just every other day." - Gayle Forman

"I have a hard time writing. Most writers have a hard time writing. I have a harder time than most because I'm lazier than most. [...] The other problem I have is fear of writing. The act of writing puts you in confrontation with yourself, which is why I think writers assiduously avoid writing. [...] Not writing is more of a psychological problem than a writing problem. All the time I'm not writing I feel like a criminal. [...] It's horrible to feel felonious every second of the day. Especially when it goes on for years. It's much more relaxing actually to work." - Fran Lebowitz

"Every day you teach attitude." - Don Meyer

"Every day a little death." - Stephen Sondheim

"God takes attendance every day." - Glenn Beck

"Every dog has his day." - Miguel De Cervantes

"Every dog has its day." - John Heywood

"Earn your leadership every day." - Michael Jordan

"I'm getting better every day." - Philip Rivers

"Every day a question mark." - Alice Sebold

"Make every day your masterpiece." - John Wooden

"Every day is not perfect." - Brett Favre

"Every day brings new choices." - Martha Beck

"I feel young every day." - Jennifer Aniston

"I play piano every day." - Sarah Mclachlan

"Compliment three people every day." - H Jackson Brown Jr

"I write music every day." - Lady Gaga

"Every single day I'm shocked." - Karlie Kloss

"Every day is an adventure." - Joseph B Wirthlin

"Every dogma has its day." - Anthony Burgess

"Every dog has his day." - Proverbs

"Oh yeah - you have to write every day. Or every weekday. Because writing is a job. It's not eureka moments over and over. It's grueling work, panning for gold. You just keep at it and eventually you get a few grains. Or flakes. Or whatever gold looks like in rivers. Or maybe it's like fishing. Who cares? You just have to do it every day because you never know which day is going to be your productive day." - Tim Schafer

"(The new boyfriend) knows I write every day for hours but has no idea that all I'm writing about is me. It seems wiser to let him think I'm an aspiring novelist instead of just an alcoholic with a year of sobriety who spends eight hours a day writing about the other 16." - Augusten Burroughs

"(The new boyfriend) knows I write every day for hours but has no idea that all I'm writing about is me. It seems wiser to let him think I'm an aspiring novelist instead of just an alcoholic with a year of sobriety who spends eight hours a day writing about the other 16." - Augusten Burroughs

"I wake up fairly early every day, by 8, for sure. Sunday is a lighter writing day than the weekdays, but I still wake up and write for about an hour, beginning right around 8. I definitely have coffee first, and then I start writing. I do think it's kind of hard to get the right level of concentration without coffee." - Karen Thompson Walker

"If you did not write every day, the poisons would accumulate and you would begin to die, or act crazy or both-you must stay drunk on writing so reality cannot destroy you." - Ray Bradbury

"I've found that writing novels is an all-absorbing experience - both physical and mental - and I have to do it every day in order to keep the rhythm, to keep myself focused on what I'm doing." - Paul Auster

"Breaking up monotony is key to life and it doesn't matter whether I'm stacking shelves or writing songs, if I was doing the same thing every day I just couldn't take it." - Doc Brown

"Experience is all I have. I equate song-writing with archeology. Every day you dig. You dig into different places within yourself - even finding places that you've rarely been. And buried within the soil is song." - Jon Foreman

"I, as the writer, can be very clear that I am writing a work of heightened fiction, as opposed to documenting horrible things that happen every day in the world. Which I have no interest in doing." - Bryan Fuller

"Writing every day across nine time zones because Gillian [Grassie] was in Berlin, and we were working together via Skype. It was pretty intense. I'm really happy with how it turned out." - Zach Anner

"Exercise and writing are so therapeutic to me. I try to write every day and I make it a huge priority to find time to work out, even if that means taking a spin class at 7am before work." - Sadie Calvano

"[Margot Hentoff] stopped [writing]. She decided that she had nothing more to say. And yet, every day, she has a whole lot to say, and I wish she'd write it down." - Nat Hentoff

"I like to feel that every day or most days, I do a little bit of writing. I am a creature of habit in terms of the way I live." - Mary Chapin Carpenter

"There's definitely a magical quality to writing that can't be explained. I can write something I love in two days, or I can work on a story every day for months and it never comes together." - Mary J. Miller

"You know, there are those writers who work at writing every day. I'm not one of those guys. I tend to work at varying levels of intensity, based on the amount of time and energy I have available." - Kevin Keck

"I have a deep attachment to the natural world. It's a major influence on my writing, and as I look out over the wonderful snow-covered Santa Fe hills, I'm grateful for every day that I live here." - Pat Mora

"Discipline is what makes a writer. If writing was like lifting weights, then I'd look like Mr. Universe. Write every day. Give the Muse a chance to get to know you." - Tony Dsouza

"I don't have to worry about writing jokes. I just tell stories about things that have happened to me. As long as I'm alive and I'm living and I'm experiencing different things every day, the show will always change." - Gabriel Iglesias

"Exercise the writing muscle every day, even if it is only a letter, notes, a title list, a character sketch, a journal entry. Writers are like dancers, like athletes. Without that exercise, the muscles seize up." - Jane Yolen

"I like to sit down every day and not know where the book is going. I have no idea where the book is going to go or how it's going to end as I'm writing it." - Ted Bell

"Now the writing in the head, I definitely do every day, thinking about how I want to phrase something or how I'd like to rephrase something I've already written." - Stanley Crouch

"I don't think I'll ever stop writing. I write almost every day. I'd write plays even if they were never done again. You're at the mercy of whatever talent you have." - Horton Foote

"Keep writing. Try to do a little bit every day, even if the result looks like crap. Getting from page four to page five is more important than spending three weeks getting page four perfect." - Alan Dean Foster

"I think I turned to writing really just to wake up in the morning and be a musician and to have something to do, and feel like a musician every day even if I wasn't working." - Lesley Gore

"Writing takes a lot of patience. It usually takes me a year to write a book. One time, it took me 14 years to write a book, not that I worked on it every day." - Avi

"Discipline is what makes a writer. If writing was like lifting weights, then I'd look like Mr. Universe. Write every day. Give the Muse a chance to get to know you." - Tony D'Souza

"Writing is fun - at least mostly. I write for four hours every day. After that I go running. As a rule, 10 kilometers (6.2 miles). That's easy to manage." - Haruki Murakami

"Keeping a habit, in the smallest way, protects and strengthens it. I write every day, even if it's just a sentence, to keep my habit of daily writing strong." - Gretchen Rubin

"I started writing one afternoon when I was twenty, and ever since then I have written every day. At first I had to force myself. Then it became part of my identity, and I did it without thinking." - David Sedaris

"My dad would go to work every day and write in a room full of funny people. He enjoyed it. I know great writers who find the process agonising but to me, writing has always been sheer joy." - Joss Whedon

"I like writing. It's partly control freak, and partly I really like what I do for a living. I have the luckiest job in the world. I can get up every day and do what I love for a living." - J Michael Straczynski

"You've got to concentrate on the business of entertaining and writing songs. Always think different from the next person. Don't ever do a song as you heard somebody else do it. Concentrate and practice every single day." - Otis Redding

"I really, really like writing songs. Capote wrote every day. He said that's the only way, you have to sit down every day and do it...Something that's written out is okay, but it's not always a clear indication of what a person means." - Debbie Harry

"That's the thing that I've always kind of kept in the back of my head in writing about teens, that everything is so important, all the time, every day. Every day of your life, you're changing and making decisions and everything is an emergency to you." - Jason Katims

"I'm a workmanlike writer. I show up every day and treat it like a job. The old rule that writing is like any other job, the first rule is that you must show up. I'm at the keyboard from 9 to 4 every day." - Justin Cronin

"My writing life is pretty simple - I try to work every day, almost always in the mornings - and I can only write fiction effectively for about three or at the most four hours. No big mysteries, I just sit down and try to advance the cause a little bit every day." - Jonathan Lethem

"A day without writing was a little death." - Ray Bradbury

"Writing day and night for months ... that's hard." - C J Cherryh

"Give me good writing, and I'll play it all day." - Jeff Daniels

"I started writing hits the day I sold my piano." - Michael Cretu

"Writing is learning to say nothing, more cleverly each day." - William Allingham

"I never feel more myself than when I'm writing; I never enjoy any day more than a good writing day." - Anthony Minghella

"I never feel more myself than when I'm writing; I never enjoy any day more than a good writing day." - Anthony Minghella

"I never feel more myself than when I'm writing; I never enjoy any day more than a good writing day." - Anthony Minghella

"Every day is a good day. Your every-day mind - that is the Way!" - Yunmen Wenyan

"The first thing you have to know about writing is that it is something you must do every day - every morning or every night, whatever time it is that you have. Ideally, the time you decide on is also the time when you do your best work." - Walter Mosley

"Write every day. Don't ever stop. If you are unpublished, enjoy the act of writing-and if you are published, keep enjoying the act of writing. Don't become self-satisfied, don't stop moving ahead, growing, making it new. The stakes are high. Why else would we write?" - Rick Bass

"Teaching well draws from the same well that writing draws from: the reserves of compassion and ability to listen and concentrate on another. So I have to have fine line between teaching and writing. I try not to ever think of career. I just try to go to the dream world every day." - Andre Dubus

"I try to work every day because you have no refuge but writing. When you're going through a period of unhappiness, a broken love affair, the death of someone you love, or some other disorder in your life, then you have no refuge but writing." - Tennessee Williams



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