Raymond Chandler Quotes.

11. "Everything a writer learns about the art or craft of fiction takes just a little away from his need or desire to write at all. In the end he knows all of the tricks and has nothing to say."
- Quote by Raymond Chandler

12. "The faster I write the better my output. If I'm going slow, I'm in trouble. It means I'm pushing the words instead of being pulled by them."
- Quote by Raymond Chandler

13. "Technique alone is never enough. You have to have passion. Technique alone is just an embroidered potholder."
- Quote by Raymond Chandler

14. "Alcohol is like love. The first kiss is magic, the second is intimate, the third is routine. After that you take the girl's clothes off."
- Quote by Raymond Chandler

15. "The most durable thing in writing is style, and style is the single most valuable investment a writer can make with his time."
- Quote by Raymond Chandler

16. "Chess is as elaborate a waste of human intelligence as you can find outside an advertising agency."
- Quote by Raymond Chandler

17. "I'm in a wild mood tonight. I want to go dance in the foam. I hear the banshees calling."
- Quote by Raymond Chandler

18. "Most people go through life using up half their energy trying to protect a dignity they never had"
- Quote by Raymond Chandler

19. "The more you reason the less you create."
- Quote by Raymond Chandler

20. "When in doubt, have a man come through the door with a gun in his hand."
- Quote by Raymond Chandler

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