Always in my books, I like to throw that rogue element into a stable situation and then see what happens.
Quote by Jeanette Winterson
Jeanette Winterson Quotes
I had relationships with men as well as women. I wasn't choosing; I didn't think...
It is helpful for a woman artist not to have a husband.
I like to think the price I paid by being open about my private life...
Naked is the best disguise.
I didn't mind being unpopular at school, because everyone else was a heathen.
They say that every snowflake is different. If that were true, how could the world...
You play. You win. You play. You lose. You play.
I don't understand why people talk of art as a luxury when it's a mind-altering...
I don't read reviews because by then it's too late - whatever anyone says, the...
I hated historical novels with fluttering cloaks.
I think we still believe that ambition is for boys.
My characters are always on the outside; the spotlight's not on them. But they do...
When it is time to get to work, I go away completely and don't do...
My friends and the people who are close to me know what I am. And...
I wanted to cause trouble, but I know now it stays with you.
Quest is at the heart of what I do-the holy grail, and the terror that...
I don't write for any group. I write to bring about a change in consciousness.
If we make anything that lasts, it outlives us.
I wanted to invent myself as a fictional character. And I did, and it has...
Life gives you enough hard knocks so it's unlikely you'll stay that sure of yourself.