The First Sentence

Convince yourself that you are working in clay not marble, on paper not
eternal bronze; let that first sentence be as stupid as it wishes. No
one will rush out and print it as it stands. Just put it down; then
another.

Jacques Barzun, historian and essayist

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One thought on “The First Sentence

  1. I love this quote – There are really some thoughts and inspirations that speak to the soul and you know to be true.

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