Lucy Grealy Quotes

Lucy Grealy Quotes: When I tried to imagine being beautiful, I could only imagine living without the perpetual fear of being alone, without the great burden of isolation, which is what feeling ugly felt like.
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Lucy Grealy Quote: Does something which exists on the edge have no true relevance to the stable center, or does it, by being on the edge, become a part of the edge and thus a part of the boundary, the definition which gives the whole its shape?
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Quotes about Lucy Grealy: I treated despair in terms of hierarchy: if there was a more important pain in the world, it meant my own was negated. I thought I simply had to accept the fact that I was ugly, and that to feel despair about it was simply wrong.
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Quote about Lucy Grealy: Sometimes the briefest moments capture us, force us to take them in, and demand that we live the rest of our lives in reference to them.
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