A Quote by Ring Lardner on editors, good, mistakes, temptation, and writers

A good many young writers make the mistake of enclosing a stamped, self-addressed envelope, big enough for the manuscript to come back in. This is too much of a temptation to the editor.

Ring Lardner (1885 - 1933)

Source: How to Write Short Stories, 1924

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