Do you ever get overwhelmed by all the amazing writers out there? By how much others have done when you can barely write a paragraph? Reading an amazing book can be hugely inspiring – and sometimes it can thrust crushing self-doubt on your shoulders. Theodore Roosevelt said that comparison is the thief of joy, and he was absolutely right. It’s a killer of creativity, too.
Here are five quotes to help you get back in touch with your muse and away from self-doubt.
Sometimes I find that realising that all of the most famous and successful authors are just humans like me is exactly what I need to get over writer’s block. I hope it helps you too.