Quotes to feed your mind and soul

Published: 1 month ago

You fit into me – Margaret Atwood

“You fit into me like a hook into an eye a fish hook an open eye” ― Margaret Atwood

Published: 8 months ago

Perspective – Margaret Atwood

“What I need is perspective. The illusion of depth, created by a frame, the arrangement of shapes on a flat surface. Perspective is necessary. Otherwise there are only two dimensions. Otherwise you live with your face squashed up against a wall, everything a huge …

Published: 9 months ago

Knowing too much about other people – Margaret Atwood

“Knowing too much about other people puts you in their power, they have a claim on you, you are forced to understand their reasons for doing things and then you are weakened.” ― Margaret Atwood

Published: 2 years ago

Night falls – Margaret Atwood

“Night falls. Or has fallen. Why is it that night falls, instead of rising, like the dawn? Yet if you look east, at sunset, you can see night rising, not falling; darkness lifting into the sky, up from the horizon, like a black sun …

Published: 2 years ago

Got him – Margaret Atwood

“Longed for him. Got him. Shit.” ― Margaret Atwood

Published: 2 years ago

The ruin you’ve made – Margaret Atwood

“Love blurs your vision; but after it recedes, you can see more clearly than ever. It’s like the tide going out, revealing whatever’s been thrown away and sunk: broken bottles, old gloves, rusting pop cans, nibbled fishbodies, bones. This is the kind of thing …

Published: 2 years ago

War – Margaret Atwood

“War is what happens when language fails.” ― Margaret Atwood

Published: 2 years ago

Romance – Margaret Atwood

“Romance takes place in the middle distance. Romance is looking in at yourself through a window clouded with dew. Romance means leaving things out: where life grunts and shuffles, romance only sighs.” – Margaret Atwood

Published: 3 years ago

The Eskimo – Margaret Atwood

“The Eskimo has fifty-two names for snow because it is important to them; there ought to be as many for love.” – Margaret Atwood

Published: 4 years ago

War – Margaret Atwood

“War is what happens when language fails.” – Margaret Atwood