Sylvia Plath Quotes

Sylvia Plath Quotes.

After all, we are nothing more or less than we choose t

After all, we are nothing more or less than we choose to reveal.
Sylvia Plath
Please don’t expect me to always be good and kind and loving. There are times when I will be cold and thoughtless and hard to understand.
Sylvia Plath
My mother’s face floated to mind, a pale, reproachful moon, at her last and first visit to the asylum since my twentieth birthday. A daughter in an asylum! I had done that to her. Still, she had obviously decided to forgive me.
Sylvia Plath
What a man is is an arrow into the future, and what a woman is is the place the arrow shoots off from.
Sylvia Plath
I have a visual imagination.
Sylvia Plath
A little thing, like children putting flowers in my hair, can fill up the widening cracks in my self-assurance like soothing lanolin.
Sylvia Plath
Intoxicated with madness, I'm in love with my sadness

Intoxicated with madness, I’m in love with my sadness
Sylvia Plath
Remember, remember, this is now, and now, and now. Live it, feel it, cling to it. I want to become acutely aware of all I’ve taken for granted.
Sylvia Plath
I love people. Everybody. I love them, I think, as a stamp collector loves his collection. Every story, every incident, every bit of conversation is raw material for me.
Sylvia Plath
For a time, I believed not in God nor Santa Claus, but in mermaids. They seemed as logical and possible to me as the brittle twig of a seahorse in the zoo aquarium or the skates lugged up on the lines of cursing Sunday fishermen – skates the shape of old pillowslips with the full, coy lips of women.
Sylvia Plath
When you are insane, you are busy being insane – all the time.
Sylvia Plath
I am a victim of introspection.
Sylvia Plath
If I tried to describe my personality, I'd start to gus

If I tried to describe my personality, I’d start to gush about living by the ocean half my life and being brought up on ‘Alice in Wonderland’ and believing in magic for years and years.
Sylvia Plath
If you expect nothing from anybody, you’re never disappointed.
Sylvia Plath