Doris Lessing

Doris Lessing

British novelist, poet, playwright, librettist, biographer and short story writer.
Once I read autobiography as what the writer thought about his or her life. Now I think, 'This is what they thought at that time'. An interim report - that is what an autobiography is.More Doris Lessing quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The white man has settled like a locust over Africa, and, like the locusts in early morning, cannot take flight for the heaviness of the dew on their wings. But the dew that weights the white man is the money that he makes from our labor.More Doris Lessing quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
What society doesn't realize is that in the past, ordinary people respected learning. They respected books, and they don't now, or not very much. That whole respect for serious literature and learning has disappeared.More Doris Lessing quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
People are just cannibals unless they leave each other alone.More Doris Lessing quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
What I had that others didn't was a capacity for sticking to it.More Doris Lessing quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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