The usual Tuesday/Wednesday quotes are going to be different today. I’ll have some of the more usual quotes tomorrow, but today, I felt it appropriate to divulge some things said by author and illustrator Maurice Sendak, who passed away yesterday at the age of 83.
I cry a lot because I miss people. They die and I can’t stop them. They leave me and I love them more. ~
How do you write for children? I really have never figured that out. So I decided to just ignore it. ~in an interview with The Atlantic
I refuse to lie to children. I refuse to cater to the bullshit of innocence. ~in an interview last year with The Guardian
Live your Life. Live your Life. Live your Life. ~his most recent NPR Fresh Air appearance last year