Writing

15 Inspirational Writing Quotes From Neil Gaiman, Dan Brown, Margaret Atwood, and David Mamet

Written by MasterClass

Last updated: Sep 24, 2021 • 3 min read

Need some creative writing encouragement? Don’t be afraid of a blank page: read these inspirational and motivational quotes with writing advice to inspire you. Whether you are striving to emulate greats like Ernest Hemingway or Ray Bradbury, or you’ve hit writer’s block on a book, here are some of our favorite quotes from MasterClass authors on everything from good writing habits, to crafting memorable characters, to coping with rejection.