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Jeanette Winterson

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JEANETTE WINTERSON
To tell someone not to be emotional is to tell them to be dead.
JEANETTE WINTERSON
Growing up is difficult. Strangely, even when we have stopped growing physically, we seem to have to...
JEANETTE WINTERSON
You had once asked me if I was afraid of death.

I said I was afraid of not living.
JEANETTE WINTERSON
Do you wake up as I do, having forgotten what it is that hurts or where, until you move? There is a ...
JEANETTE WINTERSON
The more I read the more I fought against the assumption that literature is for the minority - of a ...
JEANETTE WINTERSON
The wider we read the freer we become.
JEANETTE WINTERSON
You said, 'I love you.' Why is it that the most unoriginal thing we can say to one another is still ...
JEANETTE WINTERSON
Darkness as well as light. Or do I mean darkness, another kind of light? Lucifer would say so, and I...
JEANETTE WINTERSON
Nobody knows anything about Shakespeare the person. It's all legend, it is all rumor.
JEANETTE WINTERSON
This hole in my heart is in the shape of you. No one else can fit it. Why would I want them to?
JEANETTE WINTERSON
This Captain had been brought up in Istanbul. His mind was made of minarets and domes. He capped him...
JEANETTE WINTERSON
It's a symbiotic process, writing. What I am makes the books—not part of me, all of me—and then ...
JEANETTE WINTERSON
The truth is that love smashes into your life like an ice floe, and even if your heart is built like...
JEANETTE WINTERSON
Life gives you enough hard knocks so it's unlikely you'll stay that sure of yourself.
JEANETTE WINTERSON
Your weak point is the open, vulnerable place where you can always be hurt. Love, in all its aspects...
JEANETTE WINTERSON
I believe in communication; books communicate ideas and make bridges between people.
JEANETTE WINTERSON
It may be that you are settled in another place it may be that you are happy but the one who took yo...
JEANETTE WINTERSON
True stories are the ones that lie open at the border, allowing a crossing, a further frontier. The ...
JEANETTE WINTERSON
I broke his Bible box into bits and lit a fire and laid his body beside it and felt where the bones ...
JEANETTE WINTERSON
She is a maze where I got lost years ago, and now find the way out. She is the missing map. She is t...
JEANETTE WINTERSON
I can't believe that we have reached the end of everything. The red dust is frightening. The carbon ...
JEANETTE WINTERSON
Human beings often display emotions they do not feel. And they often feel emotions they do not displ...
JEANETTE WINTERSON
I don't know which is worse: to be wrongfully accused or mistakenly understood.
JEANETTE WINTERSON
Much of what I have done is left unfinished- not because I left it too soon, not because I was lazy,...
JEANETTE WINTERSON
For my part, I think we need more emotion, not less. But I think, too, that we need to educate peopl...
JEANETTE WINTERSON
She must find a boat and sail in it. No guarantee of shore. Only a conviction that what she wanted c...
JEANETTE WINTERSON
Everyone who tells a story tells it differently, just to remind us that everybody sees it differentl...
JEANETTE WINTERSON
Being free is not being powerful or rich or well regarded or without obligations but being able to l...
JEANETTE WINTERSON
To me, these days will never end. I am always there, in that room with her,
or if not I, the i...
JEANETTE WINTERSON
My mother was in charge of language. My father had never really learned to read - he could manage sl...
JEANETTE WINTERSON
Truth for anyone is a very complex thing. For a writer, what you leave out says as much as those thi...
JEANETTE WINTERSON
Be gentle. Pay attention. Offer purposeful healing. Seek Equilibrium. Unfreeze, slowly. Stretch your...
JEANETTE LEBLANC
I'm damned glad to be here...
JEANETTE R.
& Whenn i Scratch my Nailss Down hisss baqqqq ; yourrr gonnahhh feel it.
JEANETTE R.
I'm sure that people must say about me, on the screen, 'Good gracious, is Jeanette MacDonald going t...
JEANETTE MACDONALD
You’re either part of the problem or part of the solution. There are no bystanders who get to clai...
JEANETTE LEBLANC
Because like the depths of the ocean that calls you home, you will never be easy.

But dar...
JEANETTE LEBLANC
It can be said that we are built by many things. Biology and lineage. Grit and moonlight and ocean s...
JEANETTE LEBLANC
I can't believe how blessed I am! I'm married to the most wonderful man, Gene Raymond, whom ...
JEANETTE MACDONALD
When there's darkness around you, shine your light even brighter.
JEANETTE CORON
You are here and it hurts and the world feels impossibly heavy and you are shouting bargains at the ...
JEANETTE LEBLANC
People want to know which chairs we think are the most comfortable, and I tell them we're selling th...
JEANETTE MORRISETT
I said whatever you have going on in this account, everything from December 12 until now has not bee...
JEANETTE MILLER
Now, after this tragedy, the department wakes up and issues safety ropes. But you know what? There a...
JEANETTE MEYRAN
These millionaire households understand that calculated risks are still a necessity within their por...
JEANETTE LUHR
With the increasing number of millionaire households, comes an increasing confidence as over three-q...
JEANETTE LUHR
Many of the other pavilion residents are deans, vice presidents, and professors. So now I have the o...
JEANETTE LANCASTER
It's such a unique idea in 2006 -- a Jeffersonian belief of students and faculty living in the same ...
JEANETTE LANCASTER
This way farmers don't have to invest in the equipment for their operation. They also won't run into...
JEANETTE BAYSA
Our leadership was well represented and we hope it will be again.
JEANETTE SIEMENS
I know they would appreciate anything anyone can do to help, as I'm sure it is going to be a difficu...
JEANETTE NIKOLAS
This is something that's been open for 40 years, 40-plus years. You have generations of racers out t...
JEANETTE GRACE
We haven't done anything different from what any other party has done and we understood we were acti...
JEANETTE FITZSIMONS
We're certainly going to judge the feasibility on our end before we make a recommendation on anythin...
JEANETTE DEMELO