Primo Quotes

Roxane Gay

I have never dreamed of being a princess. I have not longed for Prince Charming. I have and do long ...

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Long walks on the beach are the supposed holy grail of a romantic evening. The beach becomes a kind ...

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When I was a child, my parents took my brothers and me to Port-au-Prince during the summer so we cou ...

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Everyone else thinks I'm a nonfiction writer. I think it's because my nonfiction is easier to find. ...

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I support anything that broadens the message of gender equality and tempers the stigma of the femini ...

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I would love for everyone to be a feminist, but I have to respect people's choices. If you don't wan ...

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I live in Indiana and teach at Purdue University, a wonderful school with some of the brightest stud ...

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I have known beaches, but I have no particular fondness for them. I don't like sand in my crevices. ...

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I have never been married. I don't know if I will ever marry, though I hope to. When I am asked why ...

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Nemeses aren't born. They are made.

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A lot of ink is given over to mythologizing female friendships as curious, fragile relationships tha ...

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In Hollywood, a normal-size body is unruly.

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Internet outrage can seem mindless, but it rarely is. To make that assumption is dismissive. There's ...

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Books are often far more than just books.

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Most open letters undoubtedly come from a good place, rising out of genuine outrage or concern or ca ...

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