Katherine Dunn Quotes

Katherine Dunn Quotes: Defining men as the perpetrators of all violence is a viciously immoral judgment of an entire gender. And defining women as inherently nonviolent condemns us to the equally restrictive role of sweet, meek, and weak.
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Katherine Dunn Quote: I remember, in hot floods, the way he slept, still as death, with his face washed flat, stony as a carved tomb and exquisite. His weakness and his ravening bitter needs were terrible, and beautiful, and irresistible as an earthquake. He scalded or smothered anyone he needed, but his needing and the hurt that it caused me were the most life I have ever had. Remember what a poor thing I have always been and forgive me.
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Quotes about Katherine Dunn: Giving Papa time to think, as Arty put it, was like pumping random rounds into a fireworks factory. The odds favored dramatic results.
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Quote about Katherine Dunn: It goes in streaks. But some things never go out of fashion.' Hunger artists, fat folks, giants, and dog acts come and go but real freaks never lose their appeal.
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Katherine Dunn Sayings: Only a lunatic would want to be president. These lunatics are created deliberately by those who wish to be presided over.
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Katherine Dunn Saying: I have been a believer in the magic of language since, at a very early age, I discovered that some words got me into trouble and others got me out.
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