A Man Gifted With Too Many Talents Can Fritter Them All Away

It’s a strange paradox that a man gifted with too many talents can fritter them all away without developing a single one to its full.

Goodreads.com. (2020). Wilbur Smith Quotes (Author of River God). [online] Available at: https://www.goodreads.com/author/quotes/4043.Wilbur_Smith [Accessed 9 Jan. 2020].

Sitting Around Being Cozy With The Family

You don’t turn out as many books as I did then by sitting around, being cozy with the family.

Wilbur Smith Quotes – BrainyQuote. (2020). Retrieved 9 January 2020, from https://www.brainyquote.com/authors/wilbur-smith-quotes

Write For Yourself

Write for yourself, not for a perceived audience. If you do, you’ll mostly fall flat on your face, because it’s impossible to judge what people want. And you have to read. That’s how you learn what is good writing and what is bad. Then the main thing is application. It’s hard work.

Goodreads.com. (2020). Wilbur Smith Quotes (Author of River God). [online] Available at: https://www.goodreads.com/author/quotes/4043.Wilbur_Smith [Accessed 9 Jan. 2020].