Margaret Drabble

Margaret Drabble

English writer
A man's greatest fear from a woman is that she will laugh at him; a woman's fear is that a man will kill her.More Margaret Drabble quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I used to be a reasonably careless and adventurous person before I had children; now I am morbidly obsessed by seat-belts and constantly afraid that low-flying aircraft will drop on my children's school.More Margaret Drabble quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Lord knows what incommunicable small terrors infants go through, unknown to all. We disregard them, we say they forget, because they have not the words to make us remember. ... By the time they learn to speak they have forgotten the details of their complaints, and so we never know. They forget so quickly, we say, because we cannot contemplate the fact that they never forget.More Margaret Drabble quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Family life itself, that safest, most traditional, most approved of female choices, is not a sanctuary: It is, perpetually, a dangerous place.More Margaret Drabble quotes [09/23/2011 07:09:51]
England's not a bad country? It's just a mean, cold, ugly, divided, tired, clapped-out, post-imperial, post- industrial slag-heap covered in polystyrene hamburger cartons. 286More Margaret Drabble quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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