Margaret Mahy Quotes

Margaret Mahy Quotes: I think I am too interested in my own ideas to copy anyone else's, but I find that other people's imagery, the flow of language in the outside world, games with words, and ideas about relationships are all most important to me.
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Margaret Mahy Quote: When I was a child I had a best friend who lived across the road from me. When her mother died unexpectedly it was like losing a member of my own family. I think I am still affected by the memory of that loss.
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Quotes about Margaret Mahy: You can't say you want things to be simple and then in the next breath ask me to be honest.
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Quote about Margaret Mahy: It is a good idea to know which publishers publish which stories. For example, there is no sense in sending a picture book text to a publisher who does not publish picture books.
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Margaret Mahy Sayings: Time was too much a part of love, for even in fairytales the proof of love was not its first moment, but its latest ones - that people lived happily ever after. Love at first sight was nothing but infatuation until proved by time ...
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Margaret Mahy Saying: I hope I am not too repetitive. However, coming to terms with death is part of the general human situation.
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Sayings about Margaret Mahy: The novels take longer to write than the picture book texts, and they do take a different sort of concentration. However, a very short, simple story that works well is just as exciting to me as any longer and more complex book.
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