Frasi di Gene Fowler
Data di nascita: 8. Marzo 1890
Data di morte: 2. Luglio 1960
Gene Fowler , giornalista e drammaturgo statunitense.
Frasi Gene Fowler
„The best way to become a successful writer is to read good writing, remember it, and then forget where you remember it from.“
Attributed without citation in Blythe Camenson (2002) How to Sell, Then Write Your Nonfiction Book. p. 188
Skyline: A Reporter's Reminiscence of the 1920s (1961) p. 105
Attributed without citation in Military Chaplains' Review, Chaplains, U.S. Army. (1981), p. 144
Skyline: A Reporter's Reminiscence of the 1920s (1961); as cited by Jonathon Green (1988) Says who?: a guide to the quotations of the century. p. 308
„Writing is easy. All you do is stare at a blank sheet of paper until drops of blood form on your forehead.“
Attributed without citation in Janice R. Matthews et al. (2000) Successful Scientific Writing. p. 53
Sometimes attributed to Douglas Adams.
„Everyone needs a warm personal enemy or two to keep him free of rust in the movable parts of the mind.“
Skyline: A Reporter's Reminiscence of the 1920s (1961), p. 99
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„That man was so much larger than life that there's no scale by which to measure him. Most of Wilson's dialogue, if put down on paper, seems either vulgar or obscene.“
Gene Fowler, as quoted by Anita Loos, Kiss Hollywood Goodbye, Viking Press, New York, 1974, ISBN 0-670-41374-7: About Wilson Mizner.
Attributed without citation in Judy Valon (2009) In Your 60s.