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Did not expect such a thorough William Faulkner angle to this but am here for it

“If I had not existed, someone else would have written me, Hemingway, Dostoyevsky, all of us.” —William Faulkner#Writer 

"The man who removes a mountain begins by carrying away small stones." -William Faulkner#Wisdom 

The Sound and the Fury by William Faulkner . #Books  #Classic 

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"Dreams have only one owner at a time. That’s why dreamers are lonely." -William Faulkner#Wisdom 

"Don’t be ‘a writer’. Be writing." -William Faulkner#Wisdom 

"Don’t bother just to be better than your contemporaries or predecessors. Try to be better than yourself." -William Faulkner#Wisdom 

William Melvin Kelley's first novel earned him comparisons to an impressive range of literary greats, from William Faulkner to Isaac Bashevis Singer to James Baldwin. How did he disappear?

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"The past is never dead. It's not even past.” — William Faulkner, “Requiem for a Nun,” 1951

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William Faulkner, who received Nobel Prize in Literature, wrote, "The past is never dead. It's not even past."

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‘You cannot swim for new horizons until you have courage to lose sight of the shore.’ William Faulkner, born #onthisday  in 1897. #TuesdayThoughts 

‘Read, read, read. Read everything -- trash, classics, good and bad, and see how they do it. Then write. If it's good, you'll find out. If it's not, throw it out of the window.’ William Faulkner, born #onthisday  in 1897. #WednesdayWisdom 

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"Read, read, read. Read everything. You'll absorb it. Then write." ― William Faulkner born #OnThisDay  in 1897.

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Good morning from Manila! “Never be afraid to raise your voice for honesty and truth and compassion against injustice and lying and greed. If people all over the world...would do this, it would change the earth.” William Faulkner

“To understand the world, you must first understand a place like Mississippi.” -William Faulkner

William Faulkner’s tip for reading William Faulkner. Read his Art of Fiction interview here: .

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Tim Kaine is strongly #StillWithHer , quoting William Faulkner: "They killed us, but they ain't whooped us yet."

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