One-Liner Wednesday – Something I’ve Always Remembered

Here’s a one liner that’s been permanently engraved in my mind the moment it was uttered by a senior journalist I met when I first started working:

“Write to express, not to impress.”

This is part of Linda G. Hill’s One-Liner Wednesday:
http://lindaghill.wordpress.com/2014/07/09/one-liner-wednesday-in-the-end/

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9 thoughts on “One-Liner Wednesday – Something I’ve Always Remembered

  1. Absolutely. You write to impress and most people use words they don’t understand but want to use them anyway. You write to express, the language stays simpler but means more.

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