. . . people will sometimes say, Why don't you write more politics And I have to explain to them that writing the lives of women is politics.
More Quotes from Grace Paley:You know the mind is an astonishing, long-living, erotic thing.
There isn't a story written that isn't about blood and money. People and their relationship to each other is the blood, the family. And how they Iive, the money of it.
All that is really necessary for survival of the fittest, it seems, is an interest in life, good, bad or peculiar.
I often see through things right to the apparition itself.
I was a fantastic student until ten, and then my mind began to wander.
I believe in a kind of fidelity to your own early ideas; it's a kind of antagonism in me to prevailing fads.
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I offer neither pay, nor quarters, nor food; I offer only hunger, thirst, forced marches, battles and death. Let him who loves his country with his heart, and not merely with his lips, follow me.
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A system in which we may have an enforced rest from legislation for two years is not bad.
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