Monday, October 15, 2012

Quotes of the moment



"Writing a book is a horrible, exhausting struggle, like a long bout of some painful illness. One would never undertake such a thing if one were not driven by some demon whom one can neither resist nor understand." 
George Orwell

"Keep a diary and someday it'll keep you." Mae West

"What you are is a complicated girl with simple needs. You need your books and time to read and you need a few friends and you need someone---not to take care of you but to care for you. If you have all those things, you'll always be all right." Brian Morton

Lastly, for my favorite feminist:

"Some of us are becoming the men we wanted to marry." Gloria Steinem

9 comments:

  1. Love these quotes, and the one by Mae West made me smile. I can just imagine her saying it in that spectacularly Mae style~

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  2. The first one is so true - who would willingly sign up for this?

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  3. Love the quotes, especially the George Orwell one.

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  4. Guess I'm following the crowd. Loved the George Orwell one, too. We are insane, aren't we?! :)

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  5. The first one fits me perfectly. Great quotes, Saumya.

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  6. Who is this Brian Morton, that knows me so well? :) *googles*

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