Photography is more than a medium for factual communication of ideas. It is a creative art.
— Ansel Adams

I don't think any good book is based on factual experience. Bad books are about things the writer already knew before he wrote them.
Carlos Fuentes factual quote

Judgment is more than skill. It sets forth on intellectual seas beyond the shores of hard indisputable factual information.
— Kingman Brewster, Jr.

What is laid down, ordered, factual is never enough to embrace the whole truth: life always spills over the rim of every cup.
— Boris Pasternak

To achieve lasting literature, fictional or factual, a writer needs perceptive vision, absorptive capacity, and creative strength.
— Lawrence Clark Powell