fables

History

Tony Kushner quote : Gay writers now have …

Gay writers now have both a sense of history and the fables that allows them to dwell in the realms…

Read More »
History

David Attenborough quote : Natural history is not …

Natural history is not about producing fables. David Attenborough

Read More »
Great

Hypatia quote : Fables should be taught …

Fables should be taught as fables, myths as myths, and miracles as poetic fantasies. To teach superstitions as truths is…

Read More »
Quotes Authors

Marie de France

Marie de France (fl. 1160 to 1215) was a poet, possibly born in what is now France, who lived in…

Read More »
Faith

Michel de Montaigne quote : How many things we …

How many things we held yesterday as articles of faith which today we tell as fables. Michel de Montaigne

Read More »
Experience

William Feather quote : The wisdom of the …

The wisdom of the wise and the experience of the ages is preserved into perpetuity by a nation’s proverbs, fables,…

Read More »
Fear

Peter Benchley quote : We do not just …

We do not just fear our predators, we are transfixed by them. We are prone to weave stories and fables…

Read More »
Funny

Kara Walker quote : I’m fascinated with the …

I’m fascinated with the stories that we tell. Real histories become fantasies and fairy tales, morality tales and fables. There’s…

Read More »
Close
Close