I think it would be very foolish not to take the irrational seriously.
Quote by Jeanette Winterson
Jeanette Winterson Quotes
I'm not a quitter.
If you continually write and read yourself as a fiction, you can change what's crushing...
Very few people ever manage what nature manages without effort and mostly without fail. We...
When it is time to get to work, I go away completely and don't do...
There are so many separate selves; no one who writes creatively hasn't felt that.
Creative work is incredibly difficult, and that is where the tests lie.
I didn't mind being unpopular at school, because everyone else was a heathen.
Quest is at the heart of what I do-the holy grail, and the terror that...
I hate the word lesbian; it tells you nothing; its only purpose is to inflame.
They say that every snowflake is different. If that were true, how could the world...
Writers have to have a knack for listening. I need to be able to hear...
I hated historical novels with fluttering cloaks.
In my subconscious, my books were part of a single emotional journey.
We shall all die, and our lives will be irrelevant then.
I don't read reviews because by then it's too late - whatever anyone says, the...
Whether you want to call it God or the mystery of the cosmos doesn't matter...
However it is debased or misinterpreted, love is a redemptive feature. To focus on one...
It is helpful for a woman artist not to have a husband.
My friends and the people who are close to me know what I am. And...
My books always begin with a sentence and an image - not necessarily connected.