John fowles Quotes

“In spite of her superficial independence, her fundamental need was to cling. All ...

“In spite of her superficial independence, her fundamental need was to cling. All her life was an attempt to disprove it; and so proved it. She was like a sea anemone -- had only to be touched once to adhere to what touched her.” ― John Fowles, The Magus
📅︎ Mar 12
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There are times...

There are times when silence is a poem.—John Fowles
📅︎ Aug 18
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Human territory is defi...

Human territory is defined least of all by physical frontiers.—John Fowles.
📅︎ Jul 10
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“I had got away from what I hated, but I...

“I had got away from what I hated, but I hadn’t found where I loved, and so I pretended there was nowhere to love.”-John Fowles
📅︎ Feb 03
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