Truer than truth

All good books are alike in that they are truer than if they had really happened… ~Ernest Hemingway […]


“Maybe…you’ll fall in love with me all over again.”… ~Ernest Hemingway […]

Don’t lie

All you have to do is write one true sentence. Write the truest sentence that you know.

~Ernest Hemingway

Or was it the other way around?

Write drunk; edit sober.

~Ernest Hemingway

Drafting (Warning: language)

The first draft of anything is shit.

~Ernest Hemigway

You can’t earn trust.

The best way to find out if you can trust somebody is to trust them.

~Ernest Hemingway

Loose lips sink me.

Always do sober what you said you’d do drunk. That will teach you to keep your mouth shut.

~Ernest Hemingway

Don’t wake me

I love sleep. My life has the tendency to fall apart when I’m awake, you know?

~Ernest Hemingway


There is nothing to writing. All you do is sit down at a typewriter and bleed.

~Ernest Heminway

Book friends

There is no friend as loyal as a book.

~Ernest Hemingway