Ursula LeGuin Quotes


15 Ursula LeGuin quotes:



"When action grows unprofitable, gather information; when information grows unprofitable, sleep"
Author: LeGuin Quotes Category: Action Quotes
"Love doesn't just sit there, like a stone; it has to be made, like bread, remade all the time, made new."
"I certainly wasn't happy. Happiness has to do with reason, and only reason earns it. What I was given was the thing you can't earn, and can't keep, and often don't even recognize at the time; I mean joy."
"It is good to have an end to journey towards; but it is the journey that matters in the end."
"As great scientists have said and as all children know, it is above all by the imagination that we achieve perception, and compassion, and hope."
"Love does not just sit there, like a stone; it had to be made, like bread, remade all the time, made new."
"The unread story is not a story; it is little black marks on wood pulp. The reader, reading it, makes it live: a live thing, a story."
"It is above all by the imagination that we achieve perception and compassion and hope."
Author: LeGuin Quotes Category: Compassion Quotes
"comfort was allowed to come to them rare, welcome, unsought: a gift like joy."
Author: LeGuin Quotes Category: Comfort Quotes
"My imagination makes me human and makes me a fool; it gives me all the world and exiles me from it."
Author: LeGuin Quotes Category: Imagination Quotes
"I doubt that the imagination can be suppressed. If you truly eradicated it in a child, he would grow up to be an eggplant."
Author: LeGuin Quotes Category: Imagination Quotes
"He is far too intelligent to become really cerebral."
"The children of the revolution are always ungrateful, and the revolution must be grateful that it is so."
"It is good to have an end to journey toward; but it is the journey that matters, in the end"
"We are volcanoes. When we women offer our experience as our truth, as human truth, all the maps change. There are new mountains."
Author: LeGuin Quotes Category: Women Quotes



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