She must find a boat and sail in it. No guarantee of shore. Only a conviction that what she wanted could exist, if she dared find it.
Jeanette Winterson on the Value of Art to the Human Spirit | Brain Pickings
being barely alive, on your own terms is better than living a bloated half-life on someone else's terms
Jeanette Winterson / quote / Insight <3
“Everything in writing begins with language. Language begins with listening.” ~ Jeanette Winterson
Book collecting is not a hobby.
[Quotes] (Author) Jeanette Winterson, "Why Be Happy When You Could Be Normal"
There are times when it will go so wrong that you will barely be alive, and times when you realize that being barely alive, on your own terms, is better than living a bloated half-life on someone else’s terms. -- Jeanette Winterson
"There's no such thing in all the world" -Lighthousekeeping, Jeanette Winterson