Pick the one(s) that appeal to you (whether from here or elsewhere), print them out, and stick them somewhere you’ll see them every day. And remember, upwards, always upwards.
What a joy is there in a good book, writ by some great master of thought, who breaks into beauty, as in summer the meadow into grass and dandelions and violets.
But words are things, and a small drop of ink,
Falling like dew upon a thought, produces
That which makes thousands, perhaps millions, think.
If you wish to be a writer, write.
Successful writers learn at last what they should learn at first,--to be intelligently simple.
If a book comes from the heart, it will contrive to reach other hearts; all art and authorcraft are of small amount to that.
You are never too old to set another goal or to dream a new dream.
How about you: What do you do when things get you down? Do you have a favorite inspirational writing quote?