W. Somerset Maugham Quote

The secret of play-writing can be given in two maxims: stick to the point, and, whenever you can, cut.


The partial view (ed. London, Heinemann, 1954)

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The secret of play-writing can be given in two maxims: stick to the point, and, whenever you can, cut.

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The secret of play-writing can be given in two maxims: stick to the point, and, whenever you can, cut.

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The secret of play-writing can be given in two maxims: stick to the point, and, whenever you can, cut.

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The secret of play-writing can be given in two maxims: stick to the point, and, whenever you can, cut.