I don't read reviews because by then it's too late - whatever anyone says, the book won't change. It is written.
Quote by Jeanette Winterson
Jeanette Winterson Quotes
I didn't mind being unpopular at school, because everyone else was a heathen.
Life gives you enough hard knocks so it's unlikely you'll stay that sure of yourself.
I think people deceive themselves about themselves, particularly as they get older.
We shall all die, and our lives will be irrelevant then.
I am a writer who happens to love women. I am not a lesbian who...
I wanted to write a new fable and see how many rules you could break.
I don't believe in happy endings.
My friends and the people who are close to me know what I am. And...
I think it would be very foolish not to take the irrational seriously.
With animal behavior, they're all fine until you introduce some rogue element into the cage,...
I wanted to cause trouble, but I know now it stays with you.
When it is time to get to work, I go away completely and don't do...
I hated historical novels with fluttering cloaks.
I think heterosexuality and homosexuality are a kind of psychosis, and the truth is somewhere...
It is helpful for a woman artist not to have a husband.
There are so many separate selves; no one who writes creatively hasn't felt that.
The work that lasts over time is the work which still speaks to us when...
Writers have to have a knack for listening. I need to be able to hear...
Your weak point is the open, vulnerable place where you can always be hurt. Love,...
Art saved me; it got me through my depression and self-loathing, back to a place...