Today’s topic: What is your favorite quote about words? Why?
Substitute “damn” every time you’re inclined to write “very;” your editor will delete it and the writing will be just as it should be. ~Mark Twain
And here’s my fave:
The difference between the right word and the almost right word is the difference between lightning and a lightning bug. ~Mark Twain
Because it’s so, so true. The thesaurus is your friend. Visit it often.