E. B. White Quote

Writing is, for most, laborious and slow. The mind travels faster than the pen; consequently, writing becomes a question of learning to make occasional wing shots, bringing down the bird of thought as it flashes by.


The Elements of Style (1999)

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Writing is, for most, laborious and slow. The mind travels faster than the pen; consequently, writing becomes a question of learning to make...

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Writing is, for most, laborious and slow. The mind travels faster than the pen; consequently, writing becomes a question of learning to make...

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Writing is, for most, laborious and slow. The mind travels faster than the pen; consequently, writing becomes a question of learning to make...

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Writing is, for most, laborious and slow. The mind travels faster than the pen; consequently, writing becomes a question of learning to make...