Diary Quotes

[wpsm_quote author=”A. C. Benson” float=”none” width=”100%”]A diary need not be a dreary chronicle of one’s movements; it should aim rather at giving salient account of some particular episode, a walk, a book, a conversation.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Anonymous” float=”none” width=”100%”]When all is said and done, leading a good life is more important than keeping a good diary.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Anthea Turner” float=”none” width=”100%”]A proper family diary with everyone’s events and parties in it really helps organise the household.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Caitlin Flanagan” float=”none” width=”100%”]Keeping a diary is like closing your bedroom door and refusing to come out until dinnertime: it is a declaration of self.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Douglas Pagels” float=”none” width=”100%”]Each new day is a blank page in the diary of your life.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”E.L. Doctorow” float=”none” width=”100%”]Writing is a socially acceptable form of schizophrenia.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Enoch Powell” float=”none” width=”100%”]To write a diary every day is like returning to one’s own vomit.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Erica Jong” float=”none” width=”100%”]Keeping a journal implies hope.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Evelyn Glennie” float=”none” width=”100%”]As we live longer and healthier for longer, we need to keep ourselves busy the diary is pretty full.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Franz Kafka” float=”none” width=”100%”]One advantage in keeping a diary is that you become aware with reassuring clarity of the changes which you constantly suffer.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”George William Curtis” float=”none” width=”100%”]A journal should be neither an echo nor a pander.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”James Matthew Barrie” float=”none” width=”100%”]The life of every person is like a diary in which he means to write one story, and writes another.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Joe Dunthorne” float=”none” width=”100%”]Write a diary, imagining that you are trying to make an old person jealous.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”John Robert Fowles” float=”none” width=”100%”]The diary will really try and tell people who you are and what you were. The alternative is writing nothing, or creating a totally lifeless, as it is leafless, garden.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Lawrence Durrell” float=”none” width=”100%”]A diary is the last place to go if you wish to seek the truth about a person. Nobody dares to make the final confession to themselves on paper: or at least, not about love.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Mae West” float=”none” width=”100%”]Keep a diary, and someday it’ll keep you.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Matthew Perry” float=”none” width=”100%”]Oh, this is a dear diary moment.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Noel Gallagher” float=”none” width=”100%”]Making records should be fun.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Oscar Wilde” float=”none” width=”100%”]Memory is the diary that we all carry about with us.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Pablo Picasso” float=”none” width=”100%”]Painting is just another way of keeping a diary.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Red Auerbach” float=”none” width=”100%”]All records are made to be broken.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Rev. George Dawson” float=”none” width=”100%”]A great library contains the diary of the human race.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Robert A. Heinlein” float=”none” width=”100%”]Writing is not necessarily something to be ashamed of, but do it in private and wash your hands afterward.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Samuel Beckett” float=”none” width=”100%”]Nothing matters but the writing. There has been nothing else worthwhile a stain upon the silence.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Spencer W. Kimball” float=”none” width=”100%”]Some of what you write may be humdrum dates and places, but there will also be rich passages that will be quoted by your posterity.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Stanley Victor Paskavich” float=”none” width=”100%”]Everyone should have a form of a diary, it’s a great release.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Steve Maraboli” float=”none” width=”100%”]You may be keeping a diary of your thoughts but know that, in every religion, the God you believe is keeping a diary of your actions.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”T.L. Rese” float=”none” width=”100%”]History is the diary of humankind; to forget it is to try to navigate the future with no memory of the past.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Wallace Stevens” float=”none” width=”100%”]A diary is more or less the work of a man of clay whose hands are clumsy and in whose eyes there is no light.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”William Soutar” float=”none” width=”100%”]A diary is an assassin’s cloak which we wear when we stab a comrade in the back with a pen.[/wpsm_quote]