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Marion Zimmer Bradley Quotes





A babe at the breast is as much pleasure as the bearing is pain.
 

A friend of ours has a hobby doing genealogy, and we found out that we were cousins in the ninth degree, that we had a common ancestor on the Mayflower.
 

He used to sit on my lap. I was sort of ambivalent about that. He was surviving any way he could.
 

I do tend to lose track since the kids are out of school.
 

I know nothing at all about oral sex. I broke up both my own marriages over it.
 

I never thought that I was very intelligent.
 

I wasn't a child at 13, were you?
 

I've been a schoolteacher. I always try to get the kids to finish talking before the next one starts.
 

It has never been, and never will be, easy work! But the road that is built in hope is more pleasant to the traveler than the road built in despair, even though they both lead to the same destination.
[Hope]
 

My husband and I were very in love, and I had no reason to suspect that his interests lay anywhere else.
 

On one occasion I shared a bed with about seven other people, but we were all having a party overnight.
 

Science fiction encourages us to explore... all the futures, good and bad, that the human mind can envision.
 

Some knowledge and some song and some beauty must be kept for those days before the world again plunges into darkness.
[Adversity]
 

Speak not against anyone whose burden you have not weighed yourself.
[Forgiveness]
 

The scandal's so unbelievable that I cannot repeat it here.
 

We were discussing civilization and the fact that young men among the Greeks at that time were idiots and uneducated, so the men had emotional and friendly relationships with members of their own sex.