AUTHOR | JEANETTE WINTERSON



For Jeanette Winterson 86 Quotes are available

Jeanette Winterson | Writer, journalist, delicatessen owner



Bio:

Jeanette Winterson, OBE (born 27 August 1959) is an award-winning English writer, who became famous with her first book, Oranges Are Not the Only Fruit, a semi-autobiographical novel about a sensitive teenage girl rebelling against conventional values. Some of her other novels have explored gender polarities and sexual identity. Winterson is also a broadcaster and a professor of creative writing.


Born: 1959-08-27

Born in: Manchester, England







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You have a dress with a décolletage to emphasise you...

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He: What’s the matter with you?Me: Nothing.Nothing w...

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The human heart is my territory. I write about love ...

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I had lines inside me, a string of guiding lights. I...

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Fiction and poetry are medicines, they're doses, and...

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What should I do about the wild and the tame? The wi...

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Reading yourself as a fiction as well as a fact is t...

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If the sun is shining, stand in it- yes, yes, yes. H...

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There are many forms of love and affection, some peo...

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Language is a finding-place not a hiding place.

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Many waters cannot quench love, neither can floods d...

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The curious are always in some danger. If you are cu...

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Writers are not here to conform. We are here to chal...

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I know now, after fifty years, that the finding/losi...

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There are two kinds of writing; the one you write an...

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The Buddhists say there are 149 ways to God. I'm not...

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I was happy, but happy is an adult word. You don't h...

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As your lover describes you, so you are.

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Our own front door can be a wonderful thing, or a si...

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It's a symbiotic process, writing. What I am makes t...

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