Words of Wisdom for Writers

Here’s a quote from a book I finished recently, one that you’ll usually find on “Best Books for Writers” lists:

I don’t know what still newer marvels will make writing twice as easy in the next 30 years. But I do know they won’t make writing twice as good. That will still require plain old hard thinking … and the plain old tools of the English language.

William Zinsser, On Writing Well

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