Margaret Atwood was born on November 18th, 1939 in the capital of Canada – Ottawa. She is a novelist, poet, literacy critic, environmentalist, teacher, and inventor. Atwood started publishing her work in 1961 and currently have published 18 books of poetry, 18 novels, 20 fiction and non-fiction, 8 children’s book, plus 2 graphic novels.
She is mostly known for her book “Handmaid’s Tale” which has been adapted by the streaming channel Hulu. Most of her books feature women and incorporate womanhood and society.
Atwood is known for activism on women’s equality, animal rights, and political involvement.
This collection of Margaret Atwood quotes is about women, society, education, politics, and writing.
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MARGARET ATWOOD QUOTES AND CAPTIONS COMPILATION
Enjoy this list of quotes from Margaret Atwood. You can also get one of her books that is filled with quotes and poetry.
“I exist in two places, here and where you are.”
“You can only be jealous of someone who has something you think you ought to have yourself.”
“Longed for him. Got him. Shit.”
“Optimism means better than reality; pessimism means worse than reality. I’m a realist.”
“War is what happens when language fails.”
“An eye for an eye only leads to more blindness.”
“Men are afraid that women will laugh at them. Women are afraid that men will kill them.”
“We do not know how we’d behave. But a lot of people facing fascism didn’t become fascists. I don’t happen to believe that we are all monsters.”
“Men often ask me, ‘Why are your female characters so paranoid?’ It’s not paranoia. It’s recognition of their situation.”
“A word after a word after a word is power.”
I hope that you found this collection of quotes from Margaret Atwood.