Time is compressed like the fist I close on my knee... I hold inside it the clues and solutions and the power for what I must do now.
Other quotes by Margaret Atwood
Foreignness is all around. Only in the heart of the heart of the country, namely the heart of the United States, can you avoid such a thing. In the center of an empire, you can think of your experience as universal. Outside the empire or on the fringes of the empire, you cannot.