"Read, read, read. Read everything -- trash, classics, good and bad, and see how they do it. Just like a carpenter who works as an apprentice and studies the master. Read! You'll absorb it.
Then write. If it's good, you'll find out. If it's not, throw it out of the window.”
― William Faulkner
"Imagination is more important than knowledge. For knowledge is limited to all we now know and understand, while imagination embraces the entire world, and all there ever will be to know and understand.” ―Albert Einstein
"Good manners and poise are ultimately more important than peer approval and Thumbs Up garnered through persistent behavioural insensitivity to the wishes and needs of other members of Red Hot Pawn. ―Nancy Nincompoop (Al Instein's great, great granddaughter)
Originally posted by rookie54 If you develop an ear for sounds that are musical it is like developing an ego.
You begin to refuse sounds that are not musical and that way cut yourself off from a good deal of experience.