Books Have A Life Of Their Own

With each book I write, I become more and more convinced that the books have a life of their own, quite apart from me.

Goodreads.com. (2019). Madeleine L’Engle Quotes (Author of A Wrinkle in Time). [online] Available at: https://www.goodreads.com/author/quotes/106.Madeleine_L_Engle [Accessed 29 Nov. 2019].

The Great Thing About Getting Older

The great thing about getting older is that you don’t lose all the other ages you’ve been.

Goodreads.com. (2019). Madeleine L’Engle Quotes (Author of A Wrinkle in Time). [online] Available at: https://www.goodreads.com/author/quotes/106.Madeleine_L_Engle [Accessed 29 Nov. 2019].

Life Is Like A Sonnet

Life, with its rules, its obligations, and its freedoms, is like a sonnet: You’re given the form, but you have to write the sonnet yourself.

Goodreads.com. (2019). Madeleine L’Engle Quotes (Author of A Wrinkle in Time). [online] Available at: https://www.goodreads.com/author/quotes/106.Madeleine_L_Engle [Accessed 29 Nov. 2019].

All Artists Are A Paradoxical Combination

I think that all artists, regardless of degree of talent, are a painful, paradoxical combination of certainty and uncertainty, of arrogance and humility, constantly in need of reassurance, and yet with a stubborn streak of faith in their own validity no matter what.

Goodreads.com. (2019). Madeleine L’Engle Quotes (Author of A Wrinkle in Time). [online] Available at: https://www.goodreads.com/author/quotes/106.Madeleine_L_Engle [Accessed 29 Nov. 2019].