Easy Reading Is Damn Hard Writing

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Easy reading is damn hard writing.

~ Nathaniel Hawthorne (1804–1864)
American novelist

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The Right Word for Every Sentence

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Try always to enlarge your vocabulary through reading.
This is not in order to use complex or pretentious phrases,
but to have available precisely the right word for every sentence.

~ P.D. James (1920 – 2014)
English crime novelist
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Related: Proper Words in the Proper Places

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