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I don't like to write like God...

I don't like to write like God. It is only because you never do it, though, that the critics think you can't do it.

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Forget your personal tragedy. ...

Forget your personal tragedy. We are all bitched from the start and you especially have to be hurt like hell before you can write seriously. But when you get the damned hurt, use it-don't cheat with it.

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Defense is the stronger form w...

Defense is the stronger form with the negative object, and attack the weaker form with the positive object.

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Poor Faulkner. Does he really ...

Poor Faulkner. Does he really think big emotions come from big words? He thinks I don't know the ten-dollar words. I know them all right. But there are older and simpler and better words, and those are the ones I use.

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There are events which are so ...

There are events which are so great that if a writer has participated in them his obligation is to write truly rather than assume the presumption of altering them with invention.

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There is no hunting like the h...

There is no hunting like the hunting of man, and those who have hunted armed men long enough and liked it, never care for anything else thereafter.

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If people bring so much courag...

If people bring so much courage to this world the world has to kill them to break them, so of course it kills them. The world breaks every one and afterward many are strong at the broken places. But those that will not break it kills. It kills the very good, and the very gentle, and the very brave impartially. If you are none of these you can be sure it will kill you too, but there will be no special hurry.

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Every man's life ends the same...

Every man's life ends the same way. It is only the details of how he lived and how he died that distinguish one man from another.

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I know only that what is moral...

I know only that what is moral is what you feel good after and what is immoral is what you feel bad after.

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