More From Doris Lessing
- "Men are restless, adventurous. Women are conservative – despite what current ideology says."
- "The great secret that all old people share is that you really haven’t changed in seventy or eighty years. Your body changes, but you don’t change at all. And that, of course, causes great confusion."
- "I don’t think that the feminist movement has done much for the characters of women."
More In History
- "It was one of those great miracles of history that they managed to smuggle an Enigma machines out to Britain just before they were invaded by the Nazis."― Michael Apted
- "We are a big country, with lots of advantages and history. We are proud to be French. We have to call on patriotism at this time… to ask for an effort in the battle against debt."― Francois Hollande
- "Those who weep for the happy periods which they encounter in history acknowledge what they want; not the alleviation but the silencing of misery."― Albert Camus