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Quotes of writes

  1. Genius makes its observations in short -hand; talent writes them out at length. – Christian Nestell Bovee
  2. My son writes songs and plays. He sings like an angel. – Edie Brickell
  3. I felt like I was a teacher. But nowadays, I am as much a student of his. He writes a lot of what we play. – Gary Burton
  4. No one writes about the emotional things you go through. – Jimmy Chamberlin
  5. History is the present. That's why every generation writes it anew. But what most people think of as history is its end product, myth. – E. L. Doctorow
  6. Every artist writes his own autobiography. – Havelock Ellis
  7. My idea is always to reach my generation. The wise writer writes for the youth of his own generation, the critics of the next, and the schoolmasters of ever afterward. – F. Scott Fitzgerald
  8. I have long observed that the act of writing is viewed, by some, as an elite and otherworldly act, all the more so if a person isn't paid for what she writes – Joyce Maynard
  9. Every word she writes is a lie, including and and the. – Mary McCarthy
  10. No, I think that a person writes a poem because they have an inner urge of something that they want to express, and I think it's that inner urge that you want to express when you write a piece of music. – Leo Ornstein
  11. No writer need feel sorry for himself if he writes and enjoys it, even if he doesn't get paid. – Irwin Shaw
  12. The satirist who writes nothing but satire should write but little- or it will seem that his satire springs rather from his own caustic nature than from the sins of the world in which he lives. – Anthony Trollope
  13. Each age tries to form its own conception of the past. Each age writes the history of the past anew with reference to the conditions uppermost in its own time. – Frederick Jackson Turner
  14. When someone writes to tell me something I've written made them laugh or cry, I've done my job and done it well. The rest is all semantics. – Len Wein

Usage examples for writes

  1. My Jerusalem boss, MacLeod, writes me he has been two weeks getting together his hundred men for that operation. – King Spruce, A Novel by Holman Day
  2. This Mrs. Thrale who writes to me is her own daughter, whom she left in England nearly fifty years since- a baby!... – When Ghost Meets Ghost by William Frend De Morgan
  3. Barrington writes most kindly,- with true friendship,- and is most anxious for you to join. – Phineas Redux by Anthony Trollope
  4. He writes I had just passed Mr. Barnett's church when I was stopped by a small crowd at a street corner. – In-Darkest-England-and-the-Way-Out by Booth, William
  5. " Simply because I know all that has occurred, and my cousin writes me that you decline to marry him. – At the Mercy of Tiberius by August Evans Wilson
  6. " Gilbert never cared what he wore," she writes – Gilbert Keith Chesterton by Maisie Ward
  7. What's the difference how he writes – A Daughter of the Land by Gene Stratton-Porter
  8. In the spring, her mind changing, she writes him of her love for him. – A Syllabus of Kentucky Folk-Songs by Hubert G. Shearin Josiah H. Combs
  9. In the morning we passed a village, writes Schehl, in which stood some houses which had not been burned. – Napoleon's Campaign in Russia Anno 1812 by Achilles Rose
  10. " Well, for one reason," she said at last, " Helen hasn't her own paper done yet, and for another I don't think she writes as well as you probably do;" and she rose to go. – Betty Wales Freshman by Edith K. Dunton
  11. My father writes that I am to stay in Mexico, and learn all about it." – Ahead of the Army by W. O. Stoddard
  12. Why should Mr. Brown send a message when he writes to me so often? – Outpost by J.G. Austin
  13. Ask your common sense why a man writes better fiction at forty than he can at twenty. – A Simpleton by Charles Reade
  14. I don't read what he writes – The Author Of Beltraffio by Henry James
  15. " I read all he writes – The Obstacle Race by Ethel M. Dell
  16. So far as I can judge, he writes to her almost every other day. – Marcella by Mrs. Humphry Ward
  17. " She always writes there," Peggy answered, pointing to the table, " where you have been sitting." – A Butterfly on the Wheel by Cyril Arthur Edward Ranger Gull
  18. She writes that she cannot find inspiration; that he is the family's genius for original work. – The Love Affairs of Great Musicians, Volume 2 by Rupert Hughes
  19. He writes a clear hand. – The Genius by Margaret Horton Potter

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