Respect Your Reader’s Intelligence

E.B. White 3

No one can write decently who is distasteful of the reader’s intelligence,
or whose attitude is patronizing.

~ E.B. White (1899 – 1985)
American writer and essayist,
creator of Charlotte’s Web,
and the man who updated and edited The Elements of Style,
a writing and stylistic handbook by his Cornell professor William Strunk Jr.,
the evergreen guide embraced by generations of teachers, students, and writers

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