“For women, the best aphrodisiacs are words. The G-spot is in the ears. He who looks for it below there is wasting his time.”
I don’t want an uneventful and safe life, I prefer an adventurous one.
“The longer I live, the more uninformed I feel. Only the young have an explanation for everything.”
― Isabel Allende, City of the Beasts
I can promise you that women working together – linked, informed and educated – can bring peace and prosperity to this forsaken planet.
“Write what should not be forgotten.”
― Isabel Allende
“The library is inhabited by spirits that come out of the pages at night.”
We want a world where life is preserved, and the quality of life is enriched for everybody, not only for the privileged.
Feminism is not dead, by no means. It has evolved. If you don’t like the term, change it, for Goddess’ sake. Call it Aphrodite, or Venus, or bimbo, or whatever you want; the name doesn’t matter, as long as we understand what it is about, and we support it.
I never try to convey a message, I just want to tell a story. Why that story in particular? I have no idea, but I have learned to surrender to the muse. I become obsessed with a theme or with certain stories; they haunt me for years, and finally, I write them.
I want to have an epic life. I want to tell my life with big adjectives. I want to forget all the grays in between, and remember the highlights and the dark moments.
Isabelle Allende Quotes