Doris lessing Quotes

“The great secret that all old people share is that you really haven'...

“The great secret that all old people share is that you really haven't changed in seventy or eighty years. Your body changes, but you don't change at all. And that, of course, causes great confusion.” —Doris Lessing
📅︎ Feb 10
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“Parents should leave books lying a...

“Parents should leave books lying around marked ‘forbidden’ if they want their children to read.” – Doris Lessing
📅︎ Jan 13
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“Whatever you’re meant to do,...

“Whatever you’re meant to do, do it now. The conditions are always impossible.” - Doris Lessing
📅︎ Jul 12
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“Whatever you're meant to do,...

“Whatever you're meant to do, do it now. The conditions are always impossible.” Doris Lessing
📅︎ Apr 12
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“It's amazing what you find out...

“It's amazing what you find out about yourself when you write in the first person.” — Doris Lessing
📅︎ Oct 13
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What is a hero w...

What is a hero without love for mankind.~ Doris Lessing
📅︎ Feb 16
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"That is what learning is. You suddenly ...

"That is what learning is. You suddenly understand something you've understood all your life, but in a new way." ― Doris Lessing
📅︎ Mar 04
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“There is only one real sin and that is ...

“There is only one real sin and that is to persuade oneself that the second best is anything but second best.” – Doris Lessing
📅︎ Jun 22
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