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I think you have to learn for yourself how to write. I'm slightly mystified by creative writing courses - God love them - because I can't understand how you can explain a process that I find so baffling.


Kate Atkinson

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I'm not against increasing the minimum wage. It's just that I don't think we have sufficient informa...
PAMELA ATKINSON
One of the reasons for our success this year is clearly that 13 kids came to practice every day and ...
RITA ATKINSON
Ideally, who you really want in that position is an entrepreneur who has built a small business into...
ROB ATKINSON
We know what techniques work best and what technology people should use for any particular brief.
ROB ATKINSON
I wouldn't characterize it like that.
SCOTT ATKINSON
Everybody gets 78 per cent of what they've put up.
STEPHEN ATKINSON
I, on the other hand, am a fully-rounded human being, with a degree from the University of Life, a d...
ROWAN ATKINSON
I'm very keen to try my hand at international football.
RON ATKINSON
He dribbles a lot and the opposition don't like it - you can see it all over their face
RON ATKINSON
When Mr. Wilbur calls his play 'Halfway to Hell,' he underestimates the distance.
BROOKS ATKINSON
We still have a tradition certainly in English television; it's faded a bit in the last five yea...
ROWAN ATKINSON
It makes us so proud. We are very excited.
WENDY ATKINSON
(When) King gets hot, I'm cold. (When) Foster gets cold, I'm hot. We're a trio.
JEREMY ATKINSON
The most fatal illusion is the settled point of view. Since life is growth and motion, a fixed point...
BROOKS ATKINSON
Part of what drives us to explore and discover is the intangible: expanding our horizons, feeding ou...
NANCY ATKINSON
Apart from the fact that your physical ability starts to decline, I also think someone in their fift...
ROWAN ATKINSON
Good plays drive bad playgoers crazy.
BROOKS ATKINSON
The only important thing a writer needs is a subject. What the reader hungers after is not accomplis...
BROOKS ATKINSON
I looked for stocks I was familiar with, and I looked at the prices in the paper just before the end...
DAVID ATKINSON
I love walking in the rain because no one can see me crying
ROWAN ATKINSON
We realized that as a system we could handle those cases … in a family-centered way.
DAVID ATKINSON
You weren't to know how your touch
with the teaspoon stirred me…
TIFFANY ATKINSON
I'm about to turn 60, and most of my memories reside in the brain of my wife.
BILL ATKINSON
It's not about the children. It's a political game.
JASON ATKINSON
We had the nursery all laid out. I had this little girl in my heart.
JEFF ATKINSON
When I was doing Bean more than I've done him in the last few years, I did strange things - like...
ROWAN ATKINSON
I was born in Munich, and my father was stationed in Salzburg. For the first three years of my life,...
RICK ATKINSON
The spring of 1942 was given over to a very impassioned, strategic debate about where we should firs...
RICK ATKINSON
There were almost 11,000 American soldiers killed in Germany in April of 1945, the last full month o...
RICK ATKINSON
The virtue of the camera is not the power it has to transform the photographer into an artist, but t...
BROOKS ATKINSON
Thank God for competition. When our competitors upset our plans or outdo our designs, they open inf...
GIL ATKINSON
The perfect bureaucrat everywhere is the man who manages to make no decisions and escape all respons...
BROOKS ATKINSON
You can't love anyone until you understand that you can't love everyone.
GORDON ATKINSON
I’m searching through all that has ever been hoped, in praise of what can never be known.
GORDON ATKINSON
No one forgives with more grace and love than a child.
GORDON ATKINSON
We think having faith means being convinced God exists in the same way we are convinced a chair exis...
GORDON ATKINSON
I’m telling you, things are getting out of hand. Or maybe I’m discovering that things were never i...
GORDON ATKINSON
If you want to write you must have faith in yourself. Faith enough to believe that if a thing is tru...
GORDON ATKINSON
I write because I'm afraid to say some things out loud.
GORDON ATKINSON
Honesty is supposedly the best policy, but if you can't say anything nice you shouldn't say anything...
JACOB ATKINSON
Don't use others as a crutch, for we must all go our own ways at one point or another, and when they...
JACOB ATKINSON