"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."
"Sometimes I think my husband is so amazing that I don't know why he's with me. I don't know whether I'm good enough. But if I make him happy, then I'm everything I want to be."Sue Monk Kidd on Angelina Jolie
"If you tell people where to go, but not how to get there, you'll be amazed at the results."Sue Monk Kidd on George S. Patton
"It is amazing what you can accomplish if you do not care who gets the credit."Sue Monk Kidd on Harry S. Truman
"If you set goals and go after them with all the determination you can muster, your gifts will take you places that will amaze you."Sue Monk Kidd on Les Brown
"Nobody in life gets exactly what they thought they were going to get. But if you work really hard and you're kind, amazing things will happen."Sue Monk Kidd on Conan O'Brien
"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."
"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."