"Here’s to a revolution.
May we be brave enough for it.
May it be ready for us."
"Everyone thinks writers must know more about the inside of the human head, but that’s wrong. They know less, that’s why they write. Trying to find out what everyone else takes for granted."
"He was twisted as a pretzel, he was a tinfoil-halo shit-nosed frog stomping king rat asshole, but he wasn’t stupid."
— Margaret Atwood, MaddAddam (via chatfish
"We are survivors, of each other. We have been sharks to one another, but also lifeboats. That counts for something."
— Margaret Atwood “Cat’s Eye”
"What am I living for and what am I dying for are the same question."
"And she finds it difficult to believe - that a person would love her even when she isn’t trying. Trying to figure out what other people need, trying to be worthy."