8 Total Quotes

William Strunk Quotes

If you don't know how to pronounce a word, say it loud!
William Strunk
#American Writer

Vigorous writing is concise.
William Strunk
#American Writer

It is worse to be irresolute than to be wrong.
William Strunk
#American Writer

Make definite assertions. Avoid tame, colorless, hesitating, non-committal language.
William Strunk
#American Writer #Language

A sentence should contain no unnecessary words, a paragraph no unnecessary sentences, for the same reason that a drawing should have no unnecessary lines and a machine no unnecessary parts.
William Strunk
#American Writer