Whether you want to call it God or the mystery of the cosmos doesn't matter to me.
Quote by Jeanette Winterson
Jeanette Winterson Quotes
What you risk reveals what you value.
I don't read reviews because by then it's too late - whatever anyone says, the...
London is a small place, and it is very incestuous. People know where you live....
Creative work is incredibly difficult, and that is where the tests lie.
My books always begin with a sentence and an image - not necessarily connected.
When it is time to get to work, I go away completely and don't do...
I think it would be very foolish not to take the irrational seriously.
I wanted to cause trouble, but I know now it stays with you.
I wanted to write a new fable and see how many rules you could break.
I'm not a quitter.
I hate the word lesbian; it tells you nothing; its only purpose is to inflame.
You play. You win. You play. You lose. You play.
If you continually write and read yourself as a fiction, you can change what's crushing...
My friends and the people who are close to me know what I am. And...
I think heterosexuality and homosexuality are a kind of psychosis, and the truth is somewhere...
Very few people ever manage what nature manages without effort and mostly without fail. We...
I am a writer who happens to love women. I am not a lesbian who...
I wanted to invent myself as a fictional character. And I did, and it has...
Writers have to have a knack for listening. I need to be able to hear...
We shall all die, and our lives will be irrelevant then.