Scriptwhisperer

Inspirational quotes about writing - and other creative tidbits.
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"Never tell people how to do things. Tell them what to do and they will surprise you with their ingenuity" General George S Patton. Inspirational Quotes, People, Writing Quotes, Sheridan, Author, Patton, Screenwriting, George, Natural Landmarks
Sheridan Jobbins - Scriptwhisperer
"Never tell people how to do things. Tell them what to do and they will surprise you with their ingenuity" General George S Patton.
"Accept the challenges so that you can feel the exhilaration of victory" General George S. Patton Challenges, Feelings, Writing, Quotes
Sheridan Jobbins - Scriptwhisperer
"Accept the challenges so that you can feel the exhilaration of victory" General George S. Patton
Quote from David Mamet's 2005 memo on screenwriting. "The job of the dramatist is to make the audience wonder what happens next." Theatre Quotes, Films, Art, Portraits, Writer
Quote from David Mamet's 2005 memo on screenwriting. "The job of the dramatist is to make the audience wonder what happens next."
Writer Jack Cunningham snapping his suspenders. Photo Paul Dorsey. Jack Cunningham, Harold Lloyd, Harold, Paul, Photographer, Photographic Print, Jack
Writer Jack Cunningham snapping his suspenders. Photo Paul Dorsey.
Writer Niven Busch asleep in 1937. Photo Paul Dorsey. Newsreaders, Photography, Manliness, Normal, Fotografie, Take A Nap
Writer Niven Busch asleep in 1937. Photo Paul Dorsey.
William Goldman discussing script meetings in 'Adventures in the Screentrade'. Published 1983 Books, Scripts, Literature, What Goes On, Words
William Goldman discussing script meetings in 'Adventures in the Screentrade'. Published 1983
William Goldman on 'Truth' Wisdom, Truth, William Goldman, Reality, Alex
William Goldman on 'Truth'
William Goldman's prayer for the common scriptwriter. Published in 'Adventures in the Screentrade', 1983 You Must, Always Remember, Prayer
William Goldman's prayer for the common scriptwriter. Published in 'Adventures in the Screentrade', 1983
William Goldman discussing script notes in 'Adventures in the Screentrade', published 1983 Screenplay, Despair, Script
William Goldman discussing script notes in 'Adventures in the Screentrade', published 1983
William Goldman "You enter each scene as close as you can to the end..." from Adventures in the Screentrade, publixhed 1983 Novels, Memoirs, The End Movie, Movie Scenes, Film
William Goldman "You enter each scene as close as you can to the end..." from Adventures in the Screentrade, publixhed 1983
William Gibson, author of Princess Bride and Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid. "Nobody knows anything." William Gibson, Sundance Kid, Gibson, Sundance, Deep Thoughts
William Gibson, author of Princess Bride and Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid. "Nobody knows anything."
Essanay was Chicago-based film studio founded in 1907. Originally called the Peerless Film Manufacturing Company - which is an excellent name.    More here on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Essanay_Studios Ideas, Grammar, Found Wanting, Manuscript, Movie Scripts
Essanay was Chicago-based film studio founded in 1907. Originally called the Peerless Film Manufacturing Company - which is an excellent name. More here on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Essanay_Studios
Quote from General George S. Patton, "Lead, follow or get out of my way." Great advice for getting on with your life. Quote, Getting Out, Advice, My Way
Quote from General George S. Patton, "Lead, follow or get out of my way." Great advice for getting on with your life.
Quote from David Mamet's 2005 memo on screenwriting. "The job of the dramatist is to make the audience wonder what happens next." Dramatist, Audience, Shit Happens, Job
Quote from David Mamet's 2005 memo on screenwriting. "The job of the dramatist is to make the audience wonder what happens next."
Discourse Dialogue
Discourse
Discourse
Everything changes everything. Everything, Everything Changes, Change
Everything changes everything.
"Accept the challenge so you can feel the exhilaration of victory." General George S. Patton Film Posters, Challenge, Poster
"Accept the challenge so you can feel the exhilaration of victory." General George S. Patton
Everything changes everything.
Everything changes everything.
Fiction has truth, even when truth is a fiction. Fiction
Fiction has truth, even when truth is a fiction.
If your scripts not about anything....
If your scripts not about anything....
While everyone is looking for the next 'big thing' most professional readers are really looking for a reason to pass. Readers, The Next Big Thing, The Next, Professional, Cards Against Humanity
While everyone is looking for the next 'big thing' most professional readers are really looking for a reason to pass.
If you're any good creatively, you probably know exactly how bad you really are. You Really, Periodic Table, Best, Bad
If you're any good creatively, you probably know exactly how bad you really are.
A secular prayer for all screenwriters. Prayers, Improve Yourself, Save Yourself
A secular prayer for all screenwriters.
Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid screenwriter, and two time Oscar winner - William Goldman Oscar Winners, Oscar, Person, Winner
Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid screenwriter, and two time Oscar winner - William Goldman
Neil Simon, playwright, scriptwriter, comedian: "When you read something good, it's too soon to quibble about details. That's a given part of the process." Play, Reading, Comedians, Playwright, Comedy, Rewrite
Neil Simon, playwright, scriptwriter, comedian: "When you read something good, it's too soon to quibble about details. That's a given part of the process."
Neil Simon, playwright, scriptwriter, comedian: Truth in comedy.
Neil Simon, playwright, scriptwriter, comedian: Truth in comedy.
Neil Simon, playwright, scriptwriter, comedian: The first ten minutes, you lay down the ground rules.
Neil Simon, playwright, scriptwriter, comedian: The first ten minutes, you lay down the ground rules.
Neil Simon, playwright, scriptwriter, comedian: The power of getting over anxiety about writing. Get Over It, Wholeness, Ending A Relationship, Great Artists
Neil Simon, playwright, scriptwriter, comedian: The power of getting over anxiety about writing.
Neil Simon, playwright, scriptwriter, comedian. "You don't have to like every character in a play. Just in a comedy."
Neil Simon, playwright, scriptwriter, comedian. "You don't have to like every character in a play. Just in a comedy."