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Brian Aldiss Quotes

(1925), British Science Fiction Writer

Whatever creativity is, it is in part a solution to a problem.

Category: Creativity

Writers must fortify themselves with pride and egotism as best they can. The process is analogous to using sandbags and loose timbers to protect a house against flood. Writers are vulnerable creatures like anyone else. For what do they have in reality? Not sandbags, not timbers. Just a flimsy reputation and a name.

Category: Writers And Writing