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Margaret Atwood Quote: “Instead I will say, “Take me to your trees. Take me to your breakfasts, your sunsets, your bad dreams, your shoes, your nouns. Take me to your fingers; take me to your deaths.” These are worth it. These are what I have come for.”
Margaret Atwood Quote: “Love is the pursuit of shadows...”
Margaret Atwood Quote: “You are a woman with a man inside watching a woman. You are your own voyeur.”
Margaret Atwood Quote: “I wait. I compose myself. My self is a thing I must now compose, as one composes a speech. What I must present is a made thing, not something born.”
Margaret Atwood Quote: “Canada was built on dead beavers.”
Margaret Atwood Quote: “His mouth is on me, his hands, I can’t wait and he’s moving, already, love, it’s been so long, I’m alive in my skin, again, arms around him, falling and water softly everywhere, never-ending.”
Margaret Atwood Quote: “It was like being in an elevator cut loose at the top. Falling, falling, and not knowing when you will hit.”
Margaret Atwood Quote: “If I love you, is that a fact or a weapon?”
Margaret Atwood Quote: “I was sand, I was snow – written on, rewritten, smoothed over.”
Margaret Atwood Quote: “Live in the present, make the most of it, it’s all you’ve got.”
Margaret Atwood Quote: “There’s more than one way to skin a cat, my father used to say; it bothered me, I didn’t see why they would want to skin a cat even one way.”
Margaret Atwood Quote: “I feel like the word shatter.”
Margaret Atwood Quote: “They should have never given us uniforms if they didn’t want us to be an army.”
Margaret Atwood Quote: “No mother is ever, completely, a child’s idea of what a mother should be, and I suppose it works the other way around as well. But despite everything, we didn’t do too badly by one another, we did as well as most.”
Margaret Atwood Quote: “But my dreaming self refuses to be consoled. It continues to wander, aimless, homeless, alone. It cannot be convinced of its safety by any evidence drawn from my waking life.”
Margaret Atwood Quote: “All I can hope for is a reconstruction: the way love feels is always only approximate.”
Margaret Atwood Quote: “As for you, she’d say to me, you’re just a backlash. Flash in the pan. History will absolve me. But.”
Margaret Atwood Quote: “A language is everything you do.”
Margaret Atwood Quote: “The moon on the breast of the new-fallen snow. The sky is clear but hard to make out, because of the searchlight; but yes, in the obscured sky a moon does float, newly, a wishing moon, a sliver of ancient rock, a goddess, a wink. The moon is a stone and the sky is full of deadly hardware, but oh God, how beautiful anyway.”
Margaret Atwood Quote: “Fallow state, the Gardeners would say. They used that diagnosis for a wide range of conditions, from depression to post-traumatic stress to being permanently stoned. The theory was that while in a Fallow state you were gathering and conserving strength, nourishing yourself through meditation, sending invisible rootlets out into the universe.”
Margaret Atwood Quote: “What will Ofwarren give birth to? A baby, as we all hope? Or something else, an Unbaby, with a pinhead or a snout like a dog’s, or two bodies, or a hole in its heart or no arms, or webbed hands and feet? There’s no telling. They could tell once, with machines, but that is now outlawed. What would be the point of knowing, anyway? You can’t have them taken out; whatever it is must be carried to term.”
Margaret Atwood Quote: “Our curiosity is supposed to have limits, though these have never been defined exactly.”
Margaret Atwood Quote: “Ten days after the war ended, my sister Laura drove a car off a bridge.”
Margaret Atwood Quote: “A suicide is both a rebuke to the living and a puzzle that defies them to solve it. Like a poem, suicide is finished and refuses to answer questions as to its final cause.”
Margaret Atwood Quote: “A divorce is like an amputation: you survive it, but there’s less of you.”
Margaret Atwood Quote: “You can wipe your feet on me, twist my motives around all you like, you can dump millstones on my head and drown me in the river, but you can’t get me out of the story. I’m the plot, babe, and don’t ever forget it.”
Margaret Atwood Quote: “By telling you anything at all I’m at least believing in you, believe you’re there, I believe you into being. Because I’m telling you this story I will your existence. I tell, therefore you are. So I will go on. So I will myself to go on.”
Margaret Atwood Quote: “God gave unto the Animals A wisdom past our power to see: Each knows innately how to live, Which we must learn laboriously.”
Margaret Atwood Quote: “If you’re a woman writer, sometime, somewhere, you will be asked: Do you think of yourself as a writer first, or as a woman first? Look out. Whoever asks this hates and fears both writing and women.”
Margaret Atwood Quote: “I wanted to forget the past, but it refused to forget me; it waited for sleep, then cornered me.”
Margaret Atwood Quote: “I’ll make you mine, lovers said in old books. They never said, I’ll make you me.”
Margaret Atwood Quote: “I pray silently: Nolite te bastardes carborundorum. I don’t know what it means, but it sounds right, and it will have to do, because I don’t know what else I can say to God.”
Margaret Atwood Quote: “Science and fiction both begin with similar questions: What if? Why? How does it all work? But they focus on different areas of life on earth.”
Margaret Atwood Quote: “Why do men feel threatened by women?”
Margaret Atwood Quote: “If social stability goes pear-shaped, you have a choice between anarchy and dictatorship. Most people will opt for more security, even if they have to give up some personal freedom.”
Margaret Atwood Quote: “Although from you I far must roam, do not be broken hearted. We two, who in the souls are one, are never truly parted.”
Margaret Atwood Quote: “Better not to invent her in her absence. Better to wait until she’s actually here. Then he can make her up as she goes along.”
Margaret Atwood Quote: “Imagine a famine. Now imagine a piece of bread. Both of these things are real but you happen to be in the same room with only one of them. Put yourself into a different room, that’s what the mind is for.”
Margaret Atwood Quote: “Snowman wakes before dawn.”
Margaret Atwood Quote: “The truth, it seems, is not just what you find when you open a door: it is itself a door, which the poet is always on the verge of going through.”
Margaret Atwood Quote: “There has to be an “us” because now there is “them”.”
Margaret Atwood Quote: “Happy as a clam, is what my mother says for happy. I am happy as a clam: hard-shelled, firmly closed.”
Margaret Atwood Quote: “As they say, history does not repeat itself, but it rhymes.”
Margaret Atwood Quote: “There’s the story, then there’s the real story, then there’s the story of how the story came to be told. Then there’s what you leave out of the story. Which is part of the story too.”
Margaret Atwood Quote: “If the national mental illness of the United States is megalomania, that of Canada is paranoid schizophrenia.”
Margaret Atwood Quote: “To want is to have a weakness.”
Margaret Atwood Quote: “This is what I miss, Cordelia: not something that’s gone, but something that will never happen. Two old women giggling over their tea.”
Margaret Atwood Quote: “It’s clear, it’s fresh, like a mint candy.”
Margaret Atwood Quote: “Then I find I’m not ashamed after all. I enjoy the power; power of a dog bone, passive but there.”
Margaret Atwood Quote: “How easy it is to invent a humanity, for anyone at all.”
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