15 Inspiring Quotes by George R. R. Martin on Success

Updated: Jul 28, 2020

Birth: September 20, 1948, Bayonne, New Jersey, USA


George Raymond Richard Martin is an American writer and fantasy, horror, and science fiction scriptwriter born on September 20, 1948. In his youth, he had a complete book set up and owned many book collections. He finished Journalism at Northwestern University.


He started writing science fiction stories in the 1970s. The stories he wrote were repeatedly rejected by magazines, but George Martin, who never gave up, soon won the Hugo and Nebula awards.

George Martin started writing and editing books for television in the 1980s.


In 1991, Martin returned to write novels and began to write the Song of Ice and Fire. He completed his book in 1996. "A Game of Thrones", the first book of the Song of Ice and Fire series that broke sales records all over the world, was adapted to the television series and became one of the most watched series of today. In addition, Martin was named among the "100 most influential people of 2011" by Time.


I would like to share with you today; 15 Inspiring Quotes by George R. R. Martin on Success.



"I work for two years on a book and it comes out and two days later I've got my first e-mail: When is the next one coming out?" /George R. R. Martin
"Once you’ve accepted your flaws, no one can use them against you." /George R. R. Martin
"With a book I am the writer and I am also the director and I'm all of the actors and I'm the special effects guy and the lighting technician: I'm all of that. So if it's good or bad, it's all up to me." /George R. R. Martin
"Laughter is poison to fear." /George R. R. Martin
"I don't know if I have any particular views about women in positions of power, though I do think it's more difficult for women, particularly in a Medieval setting. They have the additional problem that they're a woman and people don't want them in a position of power in an essentially patriarchal society." /George R. R. Martin
"My old grandmother always used to say, Summer friends will melt away like summer snows, but winter friends are friends forever." /George R. R. Martin
"I have idea files of books that I want to write one of these days, stories I want to write one of these days, but I'll probably never get to them." /George R. R. Martin