Quotes by William Zinsser

About William Zinsser:


William Knowlton Zinsser was an American writer, editor, literary critic, and teacher. He began his career as a journalist for the New York Herald Tribune, where he worked as a feature writer, drama editor, film critic and editorial writer. He was a longtime contributor to leading magazines.

Author Bio


  • NameWilliam Zinsser
  • Descriptionwriter, editor, journalist, literary critic, professor
  • BornOctober 7, 1922
  • DiedMay 12, 2015
  • CountryUnited States Of America
  • ProfessionJournalist