There is a lust in man no charm can tame: Of loudly publishing his neighbor's shame: On eagles wings immortal scandals fly, while virtuous actions are born and die.
A publisher is a specialized form of bank or building society, catering for customers who cannot cope with life and are therefore forced to write about it.
The walls are the publishers of the poor.
Music is everybody's possession. It's only publishers who think that people own it.
Publishing a volume of verse is like dropping a rose petal down the Grand Canyon and waiting for the echo.
Things could be worse. Suppose your errors were counted and published every day, like those of a baseball player.
When you publish a book, it's the world's book. The world edits it.
The profoundest thought or passion sleeps as in a mine, until an equal mind and heart finds and publishes it.
There is no such thing as public opinion. There is only published opinion.
Writing is no dying art form in America because most published writers here accept the wisdom and the necessity of encouraging the talent that follows in their footsteps.