Quotations by Fay Weldon
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Born: Friday, September 22, 1933
Beauty is the first present nature gives to women and the first it takes away.
(Keywords: Beauty, Nature, Women, First, Present)
I love acting. It is so much more real than life.
(Keywords: Life, Love, Acting)
Men are irrelevant.
No one could be more happy than a man who has never known affliction.
(Keywords: Affliction, Man)
Nothing happens, and nothing happens, and then everything happens.
Only one thing registers on the subconscious mind: repetitive application - practice. What you practice is what you manifest.
People give us credit only for what we ourselves believe.
(Keywords: People, Credit)
The desire for self-expression afflicts people when they feel there is something of themselves which is not getting through to the outside world.
(Keywords: People, Desire, Self, World)
The greatest things are accomplished by individual people, not by committees or companies.
There's no such thing as old age, there is only sorrow.
(Keywords: Age, Old, Sorrow)
We shelter children for a time; we live side by side with men; and that is all. We owe them nothing, and are owed nothing. I think we owe our friends more, especially our female friends.
(Keywords: Men, Time, Children, Friends, Nothing)
Young women especially have something invested in being nice people, and it's only when you have children that you realise you're not a nice person at all, but generally a selfish bully.
(Keywords: Women, People, Being, Children)