I get interested in writers who are enigmatic.
– Harry Hamlin
All my big heroes are literary, writers.
– Henry Rollins
All writers have the idea that they are famous.
– Heather O’Neill
Editing is the same as quarrelling with writers – same thing exactly.
– Harold Ross
Writers are a little below clowns and a little above trained seals.
– John Steinbeck
There’s that unwritten schism that literary writers get all the awards and commericals writers get all the success.
– Jodi Picoult
All writers are vampires.
– James Gandolfini
At the height of the McCarthy period, writers were being hounded.
– Irwin Shaw
I have in the past acquired a reputation for concocting non-existent writers and unwritten volumes.
– Jim Crace
There aren’t many shy writers left.
– Jay McInerney
France is very welcoming to foreign writers.
– Israel Horovitz
What the beautiful-writing writers are most attached to is almost always superfluous.
– Jonathan Galassi
Writers are essential. Readers are essential. Publishers are not.
– J. A. Konrath
The writers are the stars of every really successful sitcom.
– Betty White
I said that I like to write on trains and that I wished Amtrak had residencies for writers.
– Alexander Chee
A storyteller is basically what actors and writers are.
– Bruce Boxleitner
No one in my writers’ room can wear sweatpants.
– Amy Sherman-Palladino
Writers often feel obliged to adopt some sort of public appearance.
– Claire Tomalin
Being an actor, we’re so dependent on the writers.
– Amy Ryan
When it comes to writers and poets, for me it’s Vinicius de Moraes. He’s one of the greatest lyricists ever.
– Ben Harper
Great writers are the saints for the godless.
– Anita Brookner
The world may be full of fourth-rate writers but it’s also full of fourth-rate readers.
– Barbara Walters
I’m evangelical on the subject of some chefs and writers.
– Anthony Bourdain
All writers behave badly. All people behave badly.
The word which denotes the act of baptizing, according to the usage of Greek writers, uniformly signifies or implies immersion.
– Adoniram Judson
Writers are so important.
– Adam Driver
As fiction writers, we are entertainers.
– Bob Mayer
Most writers can write, most rock ‘n rollers cannot.
– Andrew Eldritch
I do enjoy working with writers.
– Neil Jordan
Writers and travelers are mesmerized alike by knowing of their destinations.
– Eudora Welty