Brenda Ueland - Quotes

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This is what I learned: that everybody is talented, original and has something important to say.

This is what I learned: that everybody is talented, original and has something important to say.

I learned that you should feel when writing, not like Lord Byron on a mountain top, but like child stringing beads in kindergarten, - happy, absorbed and quietly putting one bead on after another. ---->>>

It is so conceited and timid to be ashamed of one's mistakes. Of course they are mistakes. Go on to the next. ---->>>

All children have creative power. ---->>>

The tragedy of bold, forthright, industrious people is that they act so continuously without much thinking, that it becomes dry and empty. ---->>>

Sometimes I think of life as a process where everybody is discouraging and taking everybody else down a peg or two. ---->>>

Even if I knew for certain that I would never have anything published again, and would never make another cent from it, I would still keep on writing. ---->>>

Families are great murderers of the creative impulse, particularly husbands. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: American
Born: October 24, 1891
Birthplace:
Die: 03-05, 1985
Occupation: Writer
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Brenda Ueland (October 24, 1891 – March 5, 1985) was a journalist, editor, freelance writer, and teacher of writing. She is best known for her book If You Want to Write: A Book about Art, Independence and Spirit.(wikipedia)