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Elizabeth Wurtzel Quotes and Sayings

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Ritalin abuse is a big issue in the US.
- Elizabeth Wurtzel

I admire Bruce Springsteen because he's a heroic person
who has lots of integrity and has this incredible body
of work that is so vital.
- Elizabeth Wurtzel

My life's actually been quite dull; it's not all that glamorous.
- Elizabeth Wurtzel

It's like Samson and Delilah: watch your back,
because trouble could be the person you're sleeping with.
- Elizabeth Wurtzel

 

I'd really like to write a book about Timothy McVeigh,
but it would only work if he cooperated.
- Elizabeth Wurtzel

In life, single women are the most vulnerable adults.
In movies, they are given imaginary power.
- Elizabeth Wurtzel

Insanity is knowing that what you're doing is completely idiotic,
but still, somehow, you just can't stop it.
- Elizabeth Wurtzel

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Am I worried people will say I'm repeating myself? Sure.
One thought I had was to publish it as a novel but
eventually I just decided to do what I wanted to do.
- Elizabeth Wurtzel

All I do is go to the movies.
- Elizabeth Wurtzel

In a strange way, I had fallen in love with my depression.
- Elizabeth Wurtzel

You don't even have to hate to have a perfectly miserable time.
- Elizabeth Wurtzel

It was just very interesting to me that certain types
of women inspire people's imagination,
and all of them were very difficult women.
- Elizabeth Wurtzel

I don't want any more vicissitudes, I don't want any more of this try,
try again stuff.
I just want out.
I've had it.
I am so tired.
I am twenty and I am already exhausted.
- Elizabeth Wurtzel

Everything's plastic, we're all gonna die.
- Elizabeth Wurtzel

Feminism is a good venue for getting yourself across
as much as for getting your point across.
- Elizabeth Wurtzel

Why does the rest of the world put up with the hypocrisy,
the need to put a happy face on sorrow,
the need to keep on keeping on?...
I don't know the answer, I know only that I can't.
- Elizabeth Wurtzel

Sometimes I wish that there were a way to let people
know that just because I live in a world without rules,
and in a life that is lawless, doesn't mean that it
doesn't hurt so bad the morning after.
- Elizabeth Wurtzel

That's the thing about depression: A human being can survive almost anything,
as long as she sees the end in sight.
But depression is so insidious, and it compounds daily,
that it's impossible to ever see the end.
The fog is like a cage without a key.
- Elizabeth Wurtzel

I start to think there really is no cure for depression,
that happiness is an ongoing battle,
and I wonder if it isn't one I'll have to fight for as long as I live.
I wonder if it's worth it.
- Elizabeth Wurtzel

I start to feel like I can't maintain the facade any longer,
that I may just start to show through.
And I wish I knew what was wrong.
Maybe something about how stupid my whole life is.
- Elizabeth Wurtzel

Sometimes I think that I was forced to withdraw into
depression because it was the only rightful protest
I could throw in the face of a world that said it was
alright for people to come and go as they please,
that there were simply no real obligations left.
- Elizabeth Wurtzel

I thought depression was the part of my character that made me worthwhile.
I thought so little of myself, felt that I had such
scant offerings to give to the world,
that the one thing that justified my existence at all was my agony.
- Elizabeth Wurtzel

I always carry lots of stuff with me wherever I roam,
always weighted down with books, with cassettes,
with pens and paper, just in case I get the urge to sit down somewhere,
and oh, I don't know, read something or write my masterpiece.
- Elizabeth Wurtzel

I'll see Naomi Wolf on television periodically,
I have nothing against her and what she says,
but I'll feel that she's a politician,
like she's got an agenda to get across and that she
doesn't always say what's really true or exactly what she feels.
- Elizabeth Wurtzel

Like, in high school, I was a good student and got straight As.
It was very strict and you couldn't do well there unless you studied very hard,
but every time there was any trouble,
I was the first person they would be talking to.
- Elizabeth Wurtzel

Simply do your best, and you will avoid
self-judgment, self-abuse and regret.
- don Miguel Ruiz PHOTO

We should meet abuse by forbearance.
Human nature is so constituted that
if we take absolutely no notice of anger or abuse,
the person indulging in it will soon weary of it and stop.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

Democracy is an abuse of statistics.
- Jorge Luis Borges

The greater the power, the more dangerous the abuse.
- Edmund Burke

The real sin against life is to abuse and destroy beauty,
even one's own even more, one's own,
for that has been put in our care and we are responsible for its well-being.
- Katherine Anne Porter

Any informed borrower is simply less vulnerable to fraud and abuse.
- Alan Greenspan

Lawsuit abuse is a major contributor to the increased costs of healthcare,
goods and services to consumers.
- Charles W. Pickering

We expect teachers to handle teenage pregnancy,
substance abuse, and the failings of the family.
Then we expect them to educate our children.
- John Sculley

To give a child animal products is a form of child abuse.
- Neal Barnard

I am concerned about the growing problem of sexual
abuse and exploitation of our children.
- Jim Ryun

Terrorism is in good part an effective government propaganda;
it serves to deflect attention from governmental abuse
toward a mostly imagined,
highly dangerous outside enemy.
- Mark Poster

But the Republic has its rules and it must not tolerate any abuse of them.
- Jean-Pierre Raffarin

I would certainly choose my jobs depending on the actions of the character.
I won't do anything that has to do with child abuse or women's abuse.
- Kathleen Turner

A policeman, as you discover, has to put up with a hell of a lot of abuse.
A man in any other line of work would nail a guy who
laid that kind of abuse on him.
I know I would.
- Kent McCord

I think people are sick and tired of all the abuse songs,
and drug addiction, we want to bring to world a big fat smile.
- Steve Brown

Pity those who nature abuses; never those who abuse nature.
- Richard Brinsley Sheridan

It is, no doubt, an immense advantage to have done nothing,
but one should not abuse it.
- Antoine Rivarol

Next time we need to be on drugs and have lots of suffering
and alcohol abuse going on while recording,
I'm kinda picturing a Jerry Lee Lewis session from the mid Seventies.
- Jim Diamond

But constant experience shows us that every man invested
with power is apt to abuse it,
and to carry his authority as far as it will go.
- Charles de Secondat

The church also does not condone a broken immigration system in the U.S.,
one that too easily can lead to the exploitation,
abuse and even death of immigrants.
- Roger Mahony

I urge you to ask yourself just how honorable it is
to preside over the abuse and suffering of animals.
- Richard Pryor

The sexual abuse and exploitation of children is one
of the most vicious crimes conceivable,
a violation of mankind's most basic duty to protect the innocent.
- James T. Walsh

What 'jazz' means to me is the worst kind of working conditions,
the worst in cultural prejudice.
The term 'jazz' has come to mean the abuse and exploitation of black musicians.
- Maxim Gorky

The common faults of American language are an ambition of effect,
a want of simplicity, and a turgid abuse of terms.
- James F. Cooper

We improved the environment in which our children live,
learn and play by decreasing crime and clamping down
on abuse and violence in the home and on the streets.
- Jane D. Hull

I work with The National Center on Addiction and Substance
Abuse at Columbia University.
I sit proudly as one of only two recovering addicts on their board.
- Jamie Lee Curtis

It will be found an unjust and unwise jealousy to deprive
a man of his natural liberty upon the supposition he may abuse it.
- George Washington

According to the National Institute on Drug Abuse,
the first use of alcohol typically begins at age 12.
- Xavier Becerra

What I fear most is power with impunity.
I fear abuse of power, and the power to abuse.
- Isabel Allende

I think the issue of clergy sexual abuse sparked people
to look at their faith in a different way.
- William P. Leahy

If you want that good feeling that comes from doing
things for other folks then you have to pay for it
in abuse and misunderstanding.
- Zora Neale Hurston

This House cannot function without an open,
accountable, and independent ethics process;
and the molestation of that process by the majority
is an abuse of power that cannot stand.
- Louise Slaughter

Judicial abuse occurs when judges substitute their
own political views for the law.
- Lamar S. Smith

It is irresponsible for this Congress to not investigate
the President's lack of an exit strategy,
and the fraud, waste, and abuse of U.S.
tax dollars.
- Russ Carnahan

I've overcome neglect and deprivation,
abandonment and abuse.
- Tatum O'Neal

The earth we abuse and the living things we kill will,
in the end, take their revenge; for in exploiting their
presence we are diminishing our future.
- Marya Mannes

I think the dangers are different now.
Our abuse of the planet and our resources is an anxiety.
- Carol Ann Duffy

The essence of Government is power; and power,
lodged as it must be in human hands,
will ever be liable to abuse.
- James Madison

We now recognize that abuse and neglect may be as frequent
in nuclear families as love,
protection, and commitment are in nonnuclear families.
- David Elkind

I love to laugh, it's my main thing.
I love to abuse the English language.
- Dan Fogelberg

By finding waste and abuse in entitlement programs,
and eliminating it, we can ensure that the funds that
are put into these programs go to the people that need them the most.
- Jim Ryun

There was mental and physical abuse in my family.
- Erin Moran

Whipping and abuse are like laudanum:
you have to double the dose as the sensibilities decline.
- Harriet Beecher Stowe

I think that most minorities have experienced some form of racial abuse.
- Lynn Swann

Liberty may be endangered by the abuse of liberty,
but also by the abuse of power.
- James Madison

When you have police officers who abuse citizens,
you erode public confidence in law enforcement.
That makes the job of good police officers unsafe.
- Mary Frances Berry


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