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#stories

Read through the most famous quotes by topic #stories




I love old books. They tell you stories about their use. You can see where the fingerprints touched the pages as they held the book open. You can see how long they lingered on each page by the finger stains.


Jack Bowman


#book #books #each #finger #fingerprints

I used to take my short stories to girls' homes and read them to them. Can you imagine the reaction reading a short story to a girl instead of pawing her?


Ray Bradbury


#her #homes #i #imagine #instead

I don't know of anybody's political bias at CBS News. We try very hard to get any opinion that we have out of our stories, and most of our stories are balanced.


Lesley Stahl


#anybody #balanced #bias #cbs #cbs news

The market for short stories is hard to break into, but a magazine editor isn't always looking for big names with which to sell his magazine - they're more willing to try stories by newcomers, if those tales are good.


Eric Brown


#big #break #editor #good #hard

The importance and influence of books on me has been cumulative: the result of hearing and reading lots of stories about interesting people and places.


Louise Brown


#been #books #cumulative #hearing #importance

Many of the less prolific killers' stories go unheard because they simply don't make good books.


Pat Brown


#books #go #good #killers #less

One of the admirable features of British novelists is that they have no scruple about setting their stories in foreign settings with wholly foreign personnel.


James Buchan


#admirable #british #features #foreign #novelists

I do get most of the harder-to-get stories.


Victoria Gotti


#i #i do #most #stories

I've just finished my next collection, Possible Side Effects, and I'm now working on a collection of holiday stories as well as a memoir about my relationship with my father.


Augusten Burroughs


#collection #effects #father #finished #holiday

Every story is a story about death. But perhaps, if we are lucky, our story about death is also a story about love.


Helen Humphreys


#love #stories #death






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