I'm not a quitter.
Quote by Jeanette Winterson
Jeanette Winterson Quotes
It is helpful for a woman artist not to have a husband.
I never cared about money.
However it is debased or misinterpreted, love is a redemptive feature. To focus on one...
My characters are always on the outside; the spotlight's not on them. But they do...
To create a past that seemed authentic but would be a fiction, you need an...
In my subconscious, my books were part of a single emotional journey.
Creative work is incredibly difficult, and that is where the tests lie.
What's invisible to us is also crucial for our own well-being.
I never wanted children. If I'd been deeply in love with a man and he'd...
My books always begin with a sentence and an image - not necessarily connected.
You play. You win. You play. You lose. You play.
I didn't mind being unpopular at school, because everyone else was a heathen.
I like to think the price I paid by being open about my private life...
Nobody knows anything about Shakespeare the person. It's all legend, it is all rumor.
I wanted to cause trouble, but I know now it stays with you.
Confidence and superiority: It's the usual fundamentalist stuff: I've got the truth, and you haven't.
London is a small place, and it is very incestuous. People know where you live....
With animal behavior, they're all fine until you introduce some rogue element into the cage,...
Life gives you enough hard knocks so it's unlikely you'll stay that sure of yourself.
My friends and the people who are close to me know what I am. And...