"The curious are always in some danger. If you are curious you might never come home."
"Any woman who understands the problems of running a home will be nearer to understanding the problems of running a country."Jeanette Winterson on Margaret Thatcher
"A house is not a home unless it contains food and fire for the mind as well as the body."Jeanette Winterson on Benjamin Franklin
"Where we love is home - home that our feet may leave, but not our hearts."Jeanette Winterson on Oliver Wendell Holmes
"Human beings are the only creatures on earth that allow their children to come back home."Jeanette Winterson on Bill Cosby
"Home is the place where, when you have to go there, they have to take you in."Jeanette Winterson on Robert Frost
"I live alone, with cats, books, pictures, fresh vegetables to cook, the garden, the hens to feed."
"Art saved me it got me through my depression and self-loathing, back to a place of innocence."
"If you continually write and read yourself as a fiction, you can change what's crushing you."
"I don't write for any group. I write to bring about a change in consciousness."
"I don't read reviews because by then it's too late - whatever anyone says, the book won't change. It is written."