Ursula k. le guin Quotes

β€œNo darkness lasts foreve...

β€œNo darkness lasts forever. And even there, there are stars.” ― Ursula K. Le Guin
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"The direction of escape is tow...

"The direction of escape is toward freedom, so what is escapism an accusation of" - Ursula K. Le Guin
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β€œWhile we read a novel, we are...

β€œWhile we read a novel, we are insane - bonkers.” ― Ursula K. Le Guin, The Left Hand of Darkness
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"The notion that fantasy is only for the immatu...

"The notion that fantasy is only for the immature rises from an obstinate misunderstanding of both maturity and the imagination." - Ursula K. Le Guin
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β€œYou cannot buy the revolution. You cannot make th...

β€œYou cannot buy the revolution. You cannot make the revolution. You can only be the revolution. It is in your spirit, or it is nowhere.” - Ursula K. Le Guin
πŸ“…οΈŽ Oct 29
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β€œIt is good to have an end to journe...

β€œIt is good to have an end to journey toward; but it is the journey that matters, in the end.” ― Ursula K. Le Guin
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β€œYou cannot buy the revolution. You cannot make the revo...

β€œYou cannot buy the revolution. You cannot make the revolution. You can only be the revolution. It is in your spirit, or it is nowhere.” ― Ursula K. Le Guin, The Dispossessed
πŸ“…οΈŽ Oct 01
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To me, partially. Love has a right to be spoken. And you have a right to...

To me, partially. Love has a right to be spoken. And you have a right to know that somebody loves you. That somebody has loved you, could love you. We all need to know that. Maybe it's what we need most. -Ursula K. Le Guin
πŸ“…οΈŽ May 30
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"The end justifies the means. But what i...

"The end justifies the means. But what if there never is an end? All we have is means."- Ursula K. Le Guin, The Lathe of Heaven
πŸ“…οΈŽ Dec 27
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"The creative adult ...

"The creative adult is the child who survived." β€”Ursula K. Le Guin
πŸ“…οΈŽ Sep 06
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"There is a certain bleakness...

"There is a certain bleakness in finding hope where one expected certainty." Ursula K. Le Guin
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jul 01
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I am living in a nightmare, f...

I am living in a nightmare, from which from time to time I wake in sleep. - Ursula K. Le Guin
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β€œGo to bed; tired is ...

β€œGo to bed; tired is stupid.” -Ursula K. Le Guin, A Wizard of Earthsea
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"A man does not make his ...

"A man does not make his destiny: he accepts it or denies it." β€” Ursula K. Le Guin
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"We all use each other, we have no right to ...

"We all use each other, we have no right to do so; therefore, we accept the responsibility for the suffering we cause." - Ursula K. Le Guin
πŸ“…οΈŽ May 16
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"Love doesn't just sit there, like a stone, it ...

"Love doesn't just sit there, like a stone, it has to be made, like bread; remade all the time, made new." - Ursula K. Le Guin in The Lathe of Heaven
πŸ“…οΈŽ Oct 23
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"You cannot buy the revolution. You cannot make the revo...

"You cannot buy the revolution. You cannot make the revolution. You can only be the revolution. It is in your spirit, or it is nowhere." ~ Ursula K. Le Guin, The Dispossessed
πŸ“…οΈŽ Aug 07
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"It is good to have an end to journe...

"It is good to have an end to journey toward; but it is the journey that matters, in the end." – Ursula K. Le Guin
πŸ“…οΈŽ Nov 20
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"Go on and do your work....

"Go on and do your work. Do it well. It is all you can do." -Ursula K. Le Guin
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β€œWe're each of us alone, to be sur...

β€œWe're each of us alone, to be sure. What can you do but hold your hand out in the dark?” - Ursula K. Le Guin
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jan 09
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My imagination makes me human and makes me a fo...

My imagination makes me human and makes me a fool; it gives me all the world and exiles me from it. URSULA K. LE GUIN, Harper's magazine, Aug. 1990
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β€œWhat sane person could l...

β€œWhat sane person could live in this world and not be crazy?” - Ursula K. Le Guin
πŸ“…οΈŽ Dec 12
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β€œLittle children are stoical. They cry over bumps, but...

β€œLittle children are stoical. They cry over bumps, but they take the big things as they come, they don't whine like so many adults.” ―Ursula K. Le Guin, The Dispossessed
πŸ“…οΈŽ Sep 12
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"... It's all right for the rest of you who climbed down, an...

"... It's all right for the rest of you who climbed down, and developed opposable thumbs, and erect posture, and all that. There's a few of us still up here swinging." - Ursula K. Le Guin
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β€œLove doesn't just sit there, like a stone, it ...

β€œLove doesn't just sit there, like a stone, it has to be made, like bread; remade all the time, made new.” ― Ursula K. Le Guin, The Lathe of Heaven
πŸ“…οΈŽ Nov 09
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"It is good to have an end to journe...

"It is good to have an end to journey toward; but it is the journey that matters, in the end." – Ursula K. Le Guin
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