Madeleine L'Engle Quotes

Because you’re not what I would have you be, I blind myself to who, in truth, you are.

The great thing about getting older is that you don’t lose all the other ages you’ve been.

That’s the way things come clear. All of a sudden. And then you realize how obvious they’ve been all along.

Your intuition and your intellect should be working together… making love. That’s how it works best.

The naked intellect is an extraordinarily inaccurate instrument.

This is the irrational season When love blooms bright and wild. Had Mary been filled with reason There’d have been no room for the child.

A life lived in chaos is an impossibility.

I do not think that I will ever reach a stage when I will say, “This is what I believe. Finished.” What I believe is alive… and open to growth.