” If you here require a practical rule of me, I will present you with this: ‘Whenever you feel an impulse to perpetrate a piece of exceptionally fine writing, obey it – whole-heartedly – and delete it before sending your manuscript to press.’ “


” Portraits of other great ones look down on you in your college halls, but while you are young and sit at the brief feast, what avails their serene gaze if it do not lift up your hearts and movingly persuade you to match your manhood to its inheritance? “


” The more clearly you write, the more easily and surely you will be understood. “


” If you crave for Knowledge, the banquet of Knowledge grows and groans on the board until the finer appetite sickens. “



All 4 Arthur Quiller-Couch Quotes about You in picture


If you here require a practical rule of me, I will present you with this:
Portraits of other great ones look down on you in your college halls, but while you are young and sit at the brief feast, what avails their serene gaze if it do not lift up your hearts and movingly persuade you to match your manhood to its inheritance?


The more clearly you write, the more easily and surely you will be understood.
If you crave for Knowledge, the banquet of Knowledge grows and groans on the board until the finer appetite sickens.
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