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"Publishing a volume of verse is like dropping a rose-petal down the Grand Canyon and..."

“Publishing a volume of verse is like dropping a rose-petal down the Grand Canyon and waiting for the echo.”

– Don Marquis, journalist, author, novelist, poet, newspaper columnist, playwright

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3-Day Quote Challenge, Round 3, Day 2

Thanks again to Ana P. Rose for tagging me into another 3-Day Quote Challenge. Please visit her enchanting site.

Writing a book of poetry is like dropping a rose petal down the Grand Canyon and waiting for the echo.

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Man cannot be uplifted; he must be seduced into virtue. – Don Marquis http://ift.tt/1UK1RSy

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By the time a bartender knows what drink a man will have before he orders, there is little else about him worth knowing. – Don Marquis http://ift.tt/1WyWewT

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Reading Quotes by Don Marquis

If you want to get rich from writing, write the sort of thing that’s read by persons who move their lips when they’re reading to themselves. 13 more words

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Fishing is a delusion entirely surrounded by liars in old clothes. – Don Marquis http://ift.tt/1SqSgPI

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Procrastination is the
art of keeping
up with yesterday

~ Don Marquis, Archy and Mehitabel

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