I wanted to cause trouble, but I know now it stays with you.
Quote by Jeanette Winterson
Jeanette Winterson Quotes
My books always begin with a sentence and an image - not necessarily connected.
There are so many separate selves; no one who writes creatively hasn't felt that.
I hate the word lesbian; it tells you nothing; its only purpose is to inflame.
What's invisible to us is also crucial for our own well-being.
Everything in writing begins with language. Language begins with listening.
You never give away your heart; you lend it from time to time. If it...
I never cared about money.
I didn't mind being unpopular at school, because everyone else was a heathen.
I don't believe in happy endings.
I think heterosexuality and homosexuality are a kind of psychosis, and the truth is somewhere...
What you risk reveals what you value.
Very few people ever manage what nature manages without effort and mostly without fail. We...
I live alone, with cats, books, pictures, fresh vegetables to cook, the garden, the hens...
Art saved me; it got me through my depression and self-loathing, back to a place...
They say that every snowflake is different. If that were true, how could the world...
The curious are always in some danger. If you are curious you might never come...
Ordinary professionalism and 20 years' experience can accomplish a lot, but it can't access the...
However it is debased or misinterpreted, love is a redemptive feature. To focus on one...
Confidence and superiority: It's the usual fundamentalist stuff: I've got the truth, and you haven't.
When it is time to get to work, I go away completely and don't do...