It is helpful for a woman artist not to have a husband.
Quote by Jeanette Winterson
Jeanette Winterson Quotes
I don't believe in happy endings.
I live alone, with cats, books, pictures, fresh vegetables to cook, the garden, the hens...
There are so many separate selves; no one who writes creatively hasn't felt that.
Your weak point is the open, vulnerable place where you can always be hurt. Love,...
I wanted to write a new fable and see how many rules you could break.
The work that lasts over time is the work which still speaks to us when...
I am not interested in genres. I am interested in doing the best work I...
The curious are always in some danger. If you are curious you might never come...
Many people feel their outer self isn't the whole self.
You play. You win. You play. You lose. You play.
Life gives you enough hard knocks so it's unlikely you'll stay that sure of yourself.
I don't read reviews because by then it's too late - whatever anyone says, the...
Creative work is incredibly difficult, and that is where the tests lie.
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.
Ordinary professionalism and 20 years' experience can accomplish a lot, but it can't access the...
London is a small place, and it is very incestuous. People know where you live....
I think we still believe that ambition is for boys.
I believe in communication; books communicate ideas and make bridges between people.
I'm not a quitter.