1, A thousand words a day?, Concise Oxford Dictionary of Quotations, Dr Samuel Johnson, Procrastination, Writing Targets
“A man may write at any time, if he will set himself doggedly to it.”
Dr Samuel Johnson, March 1750
Struggling to write those 1,000 words a day? Or even half a dozen sentences? Dr Samuel Johnson has a lesson for us all, on the days when we are tempted to make excuses for writing nothing at all.