Rita Mae Brown

Rita Mae Brown (born November 28, 1944) is a prolific American writer, most known for her mysteries and other novels (Rubyfruit Jungle). She is also an Emmy-nominated screenwriter.
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If the world were a logical place, men would ride sidesaddle.

Rita Mae Brown

Virginia Woolf said that writers must be androgynous. I'll go a step further. You must be bisexual.

Rita Mae Brown

Television and film demand that people at all levels have brass balls or brass ovaries. Unfortunately, we live in the reign of the eunuch.

Rita Mae Brown

My lesbianism is an act of Christian charity. All those women out there praying for a man, and I'm giving them my share.

Rita Mae Brown

One must fight for a life of action, not reaction.

Rita Mae Brown

Language exerts hidden power, like a moon on the tides.

Rita Mae Brown

Would it upset men if they found out we weren't different? Are we? Aren't we? Damned if I know.

Rita Mae Brown

Humor comes from self-confidence. There's an aggressive element to wit.

Rita Mae Brown

A deadline is negative inspiration. Still, it's better than no inspiration at all.

Rita Mae Brown

I don't expect executives to be creative but I do expect them to have courage.

Rita Mae Brown

For you to be successful, sacrifices must be made. It's better that they are made by others but failing that, you'll have to make them yourself.

Rita Mae Brown

Computer dating is fine, if you’re a computer.

Rita Mae Brown

The last thing I have to say is that ice is the past tense of water. I've always wanted to write that sentence and now I have.

Rita Mae Brown

Creativity comes from trust. Trust your instincts.

Rita Mae Brown

Every action is either strong or weak, and when every action is strong we are successful.

Rita Mae Brown
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