"A lot of time you write out of some unconscious place. I try to trust what is coming and where it wants to take me."
"Love all, trust a few, do wrong to none."Sue Monk Kidd on William Shakespeare
"For every good reason there is to lie, there is a better reason to tell the truth."Sue Monk Kidd on Bo Bennett
"The trust of the innocent is the liar's most useful tool."Sue Monk Kidd on Stephen King
"Learning to trust is one of life's most difficult tasks."Sue Monk Kidd on Isaac Watts
"Trust yourself. Create the kind of self that you will be happy to live with all your life. Make the most of yourself by fanning the tiny, inner sparks of possibility into flames of achievement."Sue Monk Kidd on Golda Meir
"Stories are amazing and powerful because they can resonate with people depending on their needs and experiences and speak truths we need to hear in that moment in time."
"I think there must be a place inside of us where dreams go and wait their turn."
"Gradually it occurred to me that we spend a great deal of life asleep and that dreams are little narratives, little stories. I thought, 'Who's choreographing this stuff?'"
"I learned a long time ago that some people would rather die than forgive. It's a strange truth, but forgiveness is a painful and difficult process. It's not something that happens overnight. It's an evolution of the heart."