If we make anything that lasts, it outlives us.
Quote by Jeanette Winterson
Jeanette Winterson Quotes
I hate the word lesbian; it tells you nothing; its only purpose is to inflame.
I think heterosexuality and homosexuality are a kind of psychosis, and the truth is somewhere...
I had relationships with men as well as women. I wasn't choosing; I didn't think...
I wanted to write a new fable and see how many rules you could break.
Naked is the best disguise.
I am not interested in genres. I am interested in doing the best work I...
Confidence and superiority: It's the usual fundamentalist stuff: I've got the truth, and you haven't.
To create a past that seemed authentic but would be a fiction, you need an...
What's invisible to us is also crucial for our own well-being.
London is a small place, and it is very incestuous. People know where you live....
We shall all die, and our lives will be irrelevant then.
I wanted to cause trouble, but I know now it stays with you.
Very few people ever manage what nature manages without effort and mostly without fail. We...
I think we still believe that ambition is for boys.
If you continually write and read yourself as a fiction, you can change what's crushing...
Whatever is powerful to you can be translated into something which will matter to somebody...
Your weak point is the open, vulnerable place where you can always be hurt. Love,...
Always in my books, I like to throw that rogue element into a stable situation...
I think people deceive themselves about themselves, particularly as they get older.
I believe in communication; books communicate ideas and make bridges between people.