Margaret Atwood Quotes


14 Margaret Atwood quotes:



"Another belief of mine; that everyone else my age is an adult, whereas I am merely in disguise."
Author: Atwood Quotes Category: Age And Aging Quotes Canadian Novelist Quotes
"A divorce is like an amputation: you survive it, but there's less of you"
Author: Atwood Quotes Category: Divorce Quotes
"If the national mental illness of the United States is megalomania, that of Canada is paranoid schizophrenia."
Author: Atwood Quotes Category: Canada Quotes Canadian Novelist Quotes
"Canada was built on dead beavers."
Author: Atwood Quotes Category: Canada Quotes Canadian Novelist Quotes
"I've never understood why people consider youth a time of freedom and joy. It's probably because they have forgotten their own."
Author: Atwood Quotes Category: Freedom Quotes Canadian Novelist Quotes
"We thought we were running away from the grownups, and now we are the grownups."
Author: Atwood Quotes Category: Running Quotes Canadian Novelist Quotes
"Their mothers had finally caught up to them and been proven right. There were consequences after all but they were the consequences to things you didn't even know you'd done."
Author: Atwood Quotes Category: Consequences Quotes Canadian Novelist Quotes
"Never pray for justice, because you might get some."
Author: Atwood Quotes Category: Justice Quotes Canadian Novelist Quotes
"When I finally went to school I had to adjust to other girls and learn their fiendish ways. Having learnt them, I turned them on all and sundry."
Author: Atwood Quotes Category: Girls Quotes
"Because I am a mother, I am capable of being shocked; as I never was when I was not one"
Author: Atwood Quotes Category: Mother Quotes
"She even had a kind of special position among men: she was an exception, she fitted none of the categories they commonly used when talking about girls; she wasn't a cock-teaser, a cold fish, an easy lay or a sneaky bitch; she was an honorary person. She had grown to share their contempt for most women."
"A voice is a human gift; it should be cherished and used, to utter fully human speech as possible. Powerlessness and silence go together."
Author: Atwood Quotes Category: Speech Quotes
"A word after a word after a word is power"
Author: Atwood Quotes Category: Power Quotes
"Does feminist mean large unpleasant person who'll shout at you or someone who believes women are human beings. To me it's the latter, so I sign up."
Author: Atwood Quotes Category: Women Quotes



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