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Storytelling Quotes from Great Writers

A collection of 16 Storytelling quotes from succesful writers such as Leo Tolstoy, Robert McKee, Alan Moore and Lewis Caroll.


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Storytelling Quotes from Great Writers

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  2. Storytelling quotes After nourishment, shelter and companionship, stories are the thing we need most in the world.
  3. Storytelling quotes When someone is mean to me, I just make them a victim in my next book.
  4. Storytelling quotes The purpose of a storyteller is not to tell you how to think, but to give you questions to think upon.
  5. Storytelling quotes When we want mood experiences, we go to concerts or museums. When we want meaningful emotional experience, we go to the storyteller.
  6. Storytelling quotes No, no! The adventures first, explanations take such a dreadful time.
  7. Storytelling quotes If history were taught in the form of stories, it would never be forgotten.
  8. Storytelling quotes A great lasting story is about everyone or it will not last. The strange and foreign is not interesting - only the deeply personal and familiar.
  9. Storytelling quotes A people are as healthy and confident as the stories they tell themselves. Sick storytellers can make nations sick. W ithout stories we would go mad.
  10. Storytelling quotes It's like everyone tells a story about themselves inside their own head. Always. All the time. That story makes you what you are. We build ourselves out of that story.
  11. Storytelling quotes Stories have to be told or they die, and when they die, we can't remember who we are or why we're here.
  12. Storytelling quotes A story is based on what people think is important, so when we live a story, we are telling people around us what we think is important.
  13. Storytelling quotes ...required for good fiction: character, conflict, change through time. And if you're really blessed, you get resolution. But life doesn't usually work out that way
  14. Storytelling quotes Artists use lies to tell the truth. Yes, I created a lie. But because you believed it, you found something true about yourself.
  15. Storytelling quotes All great literature is one of two stories; a man goes on a journey or a stranger comes to town.
  16. Storytelling quotes He paused. His eyes held a distant gleam as if seeing into his past. - My first practice was a shock. I was a cocky smart aleck… - Was? - Be quiet. I'm telling a story here.
  17. Storytelling quotes I'll tell you a secret. Old storytellers never die. They disappear into their own story.
  18. Storytelling for Public Speakers From Zero to Hero