Quotes

11 November 2014
I was always pretending that I was a poor-working-girl, always forgetting that I was really poor M also a working girl.
11 November 2014
I was as repelled by the French as I was attracted by their country.
11 November 2014
As I look at the human story I see two stories. They run parallel and never meet. One is of people who live, as they can or must, the events that arrive; the other is of people who live, as they intend, the events they create.
11 November 2014
Life for me has been exactly what I thought it would be—a cake, which I have eaten and had too.
11 November 2014
INTELLECTUALS DO NOT HAVE AESTHETIC EXPERIENCES.
11 November 2014
I defied nothing at all. I ignored the law because I didn't know it existed. It didn't occur to me that anyone would want to curb my inspiration.
11 November 2014
... today ... photographers prefer disfigurement to adornment. It is now chic to do your worst to people.
11 November 2014
I have always fought for ideas—until I learned that it isn't ideas but grief, struggle, and flashes of vision which enlighten.
11 November 2014
Modern photographers can reduce bones to formlessness, and change a face of the most strange, exquisite and unfathomable beauty into the face of a clubwoman.
11 November 2014
It would be ... better to be judged by one's superiors than by one's peers. ...In a trial before his superiors, any criminal would stand a chance of justice.

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