Natalie Goldberg Quotes

Who is Natalie Goldberg?

Natalie Goldberg is an American popular author and speaker. She is best known for a series of books which explore writing as Zen practice.

Born January 04, 1948

Books by Natalie Goldberg


Best 9 Quotes by Natalie Goldberg

“Stress is basically a disconnection from the earth, a forgetting of the breath. Stress is an ignorant state. It believes that everything is an emergency. Nothing is that important. Just lie down.”

“This is your life. You are responsible for it. You will not live forever. Don't wait.”

“Writers end up writing about their obsessions. Things that haunt them; things they can’t forget; stories they carry in their bodies waiting to be released.”

Writing Down the Bones Quotes

“Anything you do fully is an alone journey.”

Writing Down the Bones

“Handwriting is more connected to the movement of the heart.”

Writing Down the Bones

“If you are not afraid of the voices inside you, you will not fear the critics outside you.”

Writing Down the Bones

“Play around. Dive into absurdity and write. Take chances. You will succeed if you are fearless of failure.”

Writing Down the Bones

“Write what disturbs you, what you fear, what you have not been willing to speak about. Be willing to be split open.”

Writing Down the Bones

“Writing is the act of discovery.”

Writing Down the Bones

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