Fiction is the truth inside the lie.
(September 21, 1947 - )
Fiction is love and hate and agreement and conflict and common adventure, not lonely musings on have-beens and might-have-beens.
A. B. Guthrie, Jr.
(January 13, 1901 - April 26, 1991)
Fiction was invented the day Jonas arrived home and told his wife that he was three days late because he had been swallowed by a whale.
Gabriel García Márquez
(March 06, 1927 - )
Emotional truths can sometimes be conveyed more effectively, more compellingly, through fiction.
Truth is the most powerful thing in the world, since even fiction itself must be governed by it, and can only please by its resemblance
Anthony Ashley Cooper, 1st Earl of Shaftesbury
Wise care keeps what it has gained.
Win as if you were used to it, lose as if you enjoyed it for a change.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
(May 25, 1803 - April 27, 1882)
If you understand everything, you must be misinformed