3 Total Quotes

Lisa Alther Quotes

Poets are the only people to whom love is not only a crucial, I've always felt that a person's intelligence is directly reflected by the number of conflicting points of view he can entertain simultaneously on the same topic.
Lisa Alther
#Intelligence

Any mother could perform the jobs of several air-traffic controllers with ease.
Lisa Alther
#Jobs

I wrote for twelve years and collected 250 rejection slips before getting any fiction published, so I guess outside reinforcement isn't all that important to me.
Lisa Alther
#Fiction