Friday, February 27, 2009

Splash du Jour: Friday

Journalists write less than they know and novelists write more, he told Harriet when he learned she was a writer. A journalist will know the premier has a mistress kept in a hotel at government expense while his battered wife regularly visits the emergency ward, and not write about it. A novelist will not only write about it but come to sweeping conclusions about the nature of man. What fun they must have, he said.
-- from Garbo Laughs, by Elizabeth Hay –


Have a great Friday!
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2 comments:

.::~P~::. said...

Now I want coffee! :) Have a good weekend!

Alyce said...

I know I don't comment on them very often, but I love the daily quotes!