Quotes of Carpentry

“ Novelists do not write as birds sing, by the push of nature. It is part of the job that there should be much routine and some daily stuff on the level of carpentry. ”

- William Golding

“ Ultimately, literature is nothing but carpentry. With both, you are working with reality, a material just as hard as wood. ”

- Gabriel García Márquez

“ And, of course, millions of us cross the border to work in US homes and gardens and factories and carpentry shops and restaurants, and if you go to a restaurant pretty much anywhere in the United States, the chances are that the dishes will be washed by a Mexican. ”

- Alma Guillermoprieto
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