Adrienne Rich Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old Adrienne Rich quotes, Adrienne Rich sayings, and Adrienne Rich proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

Lying is done with words, and also with silence. Adrienne Rich
I keep coming back to you in my head, but you couldn't know that, and I have no carbons. Adrienne Rich
When a woman tells the truth, she creates the possibility for more truth around her. Adrienne Rich
Lying is done with words and also with silence. Adrienne Rich
The most notable fact our culture imprints on women is the sense of our limits. Adrienne Rich
The connections between and among women are the most feared, the most problematic, and the most potentially transforming force on the planet. Adrienne Rich
Life on the planet is born of woman. Adrienne Rich
Lying is done with words and also with silence. Adrienne Rich
No one has imagined us. We want to live like trees, sycamores blazing through the sulfuric air, dappled with scars, still exuberantly budding, our animal passion rooted in the city. Adrienne Rich
It's exhilarating to be alive in a time of awakening consciousness; it can also be confusing, disorienting, and painful. Adrienne Rich
It's exhilarating to be alive in a time of awakening consciousness; it can also be confusing, disorienting, and painful. Adrienne Rich
The connections between and among women are the most feared, the most problematic, and the most potentially transforming force on the planet. Adrienne Rich
The mind's passion is all for singling out. Obscurity has another tale to tell. Adrienne Rich
The mother's battle for her child with sickness, with poverty, with war, with all the forces of exploitation and callousness that cheapen human life needs to become a common human battle, waged in love and in the passion for survival. Adrienne Rich
No person, trying to take responsibility for her or his identity, should have to be so alone. There must be those among whom we can sit down and weep, and still be counted as warriors. Adrienne Rich
I keep coming back to you in my head, but you couldn't know that, and I have no carbons. Adrienne Rich