Writers Who Don’t Write Wallow in a Sea of Possibilities

The only writers who have any peace are the ones who don’t write. And there are some like that. They wallow in a sea of possibilities. To express a thought, you first have to limit it, and that means kill it. Every word I speak robs me of a thousand others, and every line I write means giving up another.
— Stanisław Lem, Polish writer.

Source: Goodreads.com. (2019). Stanisław Lem Quotes (Author of Solaris). [online] Available at: https://www.goodreads.com/author/quotes/10991.Stanis_aw_Lem [Accessed 12 Sep. 2019].