Between my finger and my thumb The squat pen rests. I'll dig with it.seamus heaney
I am obnoxious to each carping tongue Who says my hand a needle better fits, A poet's pen all scorn I should thus wrong For such despite they cast on female wits; If what I do prove well, it won't advance, They'll say it's stolen, or else, it was by chance.anne bradstreet
There written all Black as the damning drops that fall From the denouncing Angel's pen, Ere Mercy weeps them out again.thomas moore
This is where I begin to do the writing. I am now going to be the pen and not the paper.Peter Greenaway
As long as I have a pen in my hand and a revolver in my pocket, I fear no one.
When I have fears that I may cease to be Before my pen has gleaned my teeming brain, Before high-piled books, in charactery, Hold like rich garners the full ripened grain.john keats
Beneath the rule of men entirely great,The pen is mightier than the sword.edward bulwer-lytton
My pen and paper causes a chain reaction, to get your brain relaxing.eminem
In contemplating thyself never include the vessel which surrounds thee, and these instruments which are attached about it. For they are like an ax, differing only in this, that they grow to the body. For indeed there is no more use in these parts without the cause which moves and checks them than in the weaver's shuttle, and the writer's pen, and the driver's whip.marcus aurelius
You must get an education. You must go to school, and you must learn to protect yourself. And you must learn to protect yourself with the pen, and not the gun.Josephine Baker
One book, one pen, one child, and one teacher can change the world.
The pen is mightier than the sword.
What though they come with scroll and pen, And grave as a shaven clerk, By this sign you shall know them, That they ruin and make dark.gilbert keith chesterton
No man was more foolish when he had not a pen in his hand, or more wise when he had.samuel johnson
I’m a good scholar when it comes to reading but a blotting kind of writer when you give me a pen.john millington synge
Over the years, Charlie [Munger, Berkshire Hathaway Vice Chairman] and I have observed many accounting-based frauds of staggering size. Few of the perpetrators have been punished; many have not even been censured. It has been far safer to steal large sums with pen than small sums with a gun.
We didn't do this with just a pencil and some paper. Lots of our notes are in pen. We didn't need to erase much.
A writer's fame will not be the less, that he has bread, without being under the necessity of prostituting his pen to flattery or party, to get it.
Beneath the rule of men entirely great The pen is mightier than the sword.Lytton
In contemplating thyself never include the vessel which surrounds thee, and these instruments which are attached about it. For they are like an ax, differing only in this, that they grow to the body. For indeed there is no more use in these parts without the cause which moves and checks them than in the weaver's shuttle, and the writer's pen, and the driver's whip.