More Madeleine L'Engle quotes... These have no citation...
I do not think that I will ever reach a stage when I will say, "This is what I believe. Finished." What I believe is alive... and open to growth.
I like the fact that in ancient Chinese art the great painters always included a deliberate flaw in their work: human creation is never perfect.
I love my mother, not as a prisoner of atherosclerosis, but as a person; and I must love her enough to accept her as she is, now, for as long as this dwindling may take.
If it can be verified, we don't need faith... Faith is for that which lies on the other side of reason. Faith is what makes life bearable, with all its tragedies and ambiguities and sudden, startling joys.
Inspiration usually comes during work, rather than before it.
It is the ability to choose which makes us human
When we were children, we used to think that when we were grown-up we would no longer be vulnerable. But to grow up is to accept vulnerability... To be
alive is to be vulnerable.
With each book I write, I become more and more convinced that the books have a life of their own, quite apart from me.
You have to write the book that wants to be written. And if the book will be too difficult for grown-ups, then you write it for children.
I'm on a quote binge today... Beware... This is likely not the last post for the day.