Doris Lessing

Doris Lessing

British novelist, poet, playwright, librettist, biographer and short story writer.
In the university they don't tell you that the greater part of the law is learning to tolerate foolsMore Doris Lessing quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I think people are always looking for gurus. It's the easiest thing in the world to become a guru. It's quite terrifying. I once saw something fascinating here in New York. It must have been in the early seventies--guru time. A man used to go and sit in Central Park, wearing elaborate golden robes. He never once opened his mouth, he just sat. He'd appear at lunchtime. People appeared from everywhere, because he was obviously a holy man, and this went on for months. They just sat around him in reverent silence. EventualMore Doris Lessing quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Intelligence forbids tears.More Doris Lessing quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
A story is how we construct our experiences.More Doris Lessing quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
You only learn to be a better writer by actually writing.More Doris Lessing quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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