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Doris Lessing Quotes


Famous Quotes & Quotations By Doris Lessing:

There are no laws for the novel. There never have been, nor can there ever be.
~ Doris Lessing Quotes - Category: Books.

There is only one real sin, and that is to persuade oneself that the second-best is anything but the second-best.
~ Doris Lessing Quotes - Category: Quality.

Think wrongly, if you please, but in all cases think for yourself.
~ Doris Lessing Quotes - Category: Thinking.

This world is run by people who know how to do things. They know how things work. They are equipped. Up there, there's a layer of people who run everything. But we - we're just peasants. We don't understand what's going on, and we can't do anything.
~ Doris Lessing Quotes - Category: Understanding.

Time Bites: Views and Reviews.
~ Doris Lessing Quotes - Category: Time.

Trust no friend without faults, and love a woman, but no angel.
~ Doris Lessing Quotes - Category: Angels, Friendship, Love, Trust.

What is a hero without love for mankind.
~ Doris Lessing Quotes - Category: Mankind.

What matters most is that we learn from living.
~ Doris Lessing Quotess - Category: Learning, Life.

What's terrible is to pretend that the second-rate is first-rate, that you don't need love when you do or that you like your work when you know quite well you're capable of better.
~ Doris Lessing Quotes - Category: Quality.

With a library you are free, not confined by temporary political climates. It is the most democratic of institutions because no one - but no one at all - can tell you what to read and when and how.
~ Doris Lessing Quotes - Category: Books, Democracy, Politics.

You only learn to be a better writer by actually writing.
~ Doris Lessing Quotes - Category: Learning, Writing.

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