“It's discouraging to think how many people are shocked by honesty and how few by deceit.” ~ Noel Coward, Blithe Spirit
" I live for a left that is about freedom, a sexual politics that is about choice." ~ Suzanne Moore
"The one duty we owe to history is to rewrite it." ~ Oscar Wilde, The Critic as Artist
“There’s a point between what you want people to know about you and what you can’t help people knowing about you.” ~ Diane Arbus.
" I think we are well advised to keep on nodding terms with the people we used to be, whether we find them attractive company or not. Otherwise they turn up unannounced and surprise us, come hammering on the mind's door at 4 a.m. of a bad night and demand to know who deserted them, who betrayed them, who is going to make amends" ~ Joan Didion, On Keeping a Notebook.