Kate’s Quotes

Kate’s curated collection of quotes. 258 quotes and counting.

Quotes about Writing

“Do not read, as children do, to amuse yourself, or like the ambitious, for the purpose of instruction. No, read in order to live.”


“All my life I’ve looked at words as though I were seeing them for the first time.”


“We read to know that we are not alone.”


“I wish I could write as mysterious as a cat.”


“I am a writer who came from a sheltered life. A sheltered life can be a daring life as well. For all serious daring starts from within.”


“I am trying to say it all in one sentence, between one cap and one period.”