quote by Jeanette Winterson

I like to look at how people work together when they are put into stressful situations, when life stops being cozy.

— Jeanette Winterson

Most Powerful Coziness quotations

Sanity is a cozy lie.

My studio is designed for atmosphere.

I have a really cozy, comfortable room that has a great, huge glass door that views my backyard.

Though gay lifestyles have certainly moved into the open, there's little evidence that society has become more open in its basic attitudes or that entertainers should feel cozy in emerging from the velvet underground.

The media is absolutely essential to the functioning of a democracy.

It's not our job to cozy up to power. We're supposed to be the check and balance on government.

Your home should tell the story of who you are, and be a collection of what you love brought together under one roof.

I discovered that what most people call creepy, scary, and spooky, I call comfy, cozy, and home.

We are becoming like cats, slyly parasitic, enjoying an indifferent domesticity.

Nice and snug in the social, our historic passions have withdrawn into the glow of an artificial coziness, and our half-closed eyes now seek little other than the peaceful parade of television pictures.

You can never go home again, but the truth is you can never leave home, so it's all right.

I'm a little self-conscious about my body.

I love to wear hoodies because you can get cozy and eat some food and your belly doesn't show!

There’s nothing as cozy as a piece of candy and a book.

Look, when do the really interesting things happen? Not when you've brushed your teeth and put on your pyjamas and are cozy in bed. They happen when you are cold and uncomfortable and hungry and don't have a roof over your head for the night.

I literally could not feel more cozy right now if I were actually inside a marshmallow

It's the best feeling when you wake up and it's warm and cozy, and you don't have to go to work.

I like to go out, but sometimes it's nice to stay cozy at home, watching movies or TV, especially early in the week.

I do wanna get married. It just sounds great. You get to go grocery shopping together, rent videos, and the kissing and the hugging and the kissing and the hugging under the cozy covers. Mmmm! But sometimes I worry that I don't wanna get married as much as I want to get dipped in a vat of warm, rising bread dough. That might feel pretty good, too.

cozy+smell of pancakes-alarm clock=weekend

You don't want to seem too eager, too romantic - otherwise, it just looks a bit try-hard. But I do think that a first date should be intimate. So I'd choose a nice dinner somewhere cozy, not too crowded, with good wine.

Everyone can identify with a fragrant garden, with beauty of sunset, with the quiet of nature, with a warm and cozy cottage.

Even if the open windows of science at first make us shiver after the cozy indoor warmth of traditional humanizing myths, in the end the fresh air brings vigor, and the great spaces have a splendor of their own.

I just sat there letting that music cover me like a big, cozy blanket.

The smell of that buttered toast simply spoke to Toad, and with no uncertain voice; talked of warm kitchens, of breakfasts on bright frosty mornings, of cozy parlour firesides on winter evenings, when one's ramble was over and slippered feet were propped on the fender; of the purring of contented cats, and the twitter of sleepy canaries.

The cozy fire is bright and gay, The merry kettle boils away and hums a cheerful song. I sing the saucer and the cup; Pray, Mary, fill the teapot up, And do not make it strong

All I do is keep on running in my own cozy, homemade void, my own nostalgic silence. And this is a pretty wonderful thing. No matter what anybody else says.

If only evil things are done by evil people.

.. Life would be then safe, morally elevated, cozy - we know how to spot evil people and what to do with them to pay for their crimes.

We all enjoy being comfy, but my comfy - you know, I love a nice, cozy cashmere sweater and spandex, sure.

The easy way to make money is to get special political privilege.

From the beginning of time, business has cozied up to government and gotten restrictions on competition and subsidies and stuff.

There is nothing more lonely than eternity.

And nothing is more cozy for us than to be a human being. This indeed is another contradiction-how can we keep the bonds of our humanness and still venture gladly and purposefully into the absolute loneliness of eternity?

Cocooning is about insulation and avoidance, peace and protection, coziness and control - a sort of hyper-nesting.

From the industry's point of view, the problem is not that coal companies blast the top off mountains, turning the area into a moonscape and polluting the air and releasing toxic chemical into what's left of the local streams and aquifers. It's that the people who live near the mines are too cozy with their cousins.

Thanksgiving is not just a warm, cozy holiday.

It's not merely a time of recreation and relaxation and watching football all day. As we give thanks, we need to put our mind, soul and spirit into our thanks and into our praise.

What is a cozy home? Where you enter and you feel the radiance of your divine self.

Society in general maintains such a vested interested in its cozy habits and solidified belief systems that it had rather die - or kill - than entertain change. Consider how threatened religious fundamentalists of all faiths remain to this day by science in general and Darwin in particular.

There is no such cozy combination as man and wife.

If you ask me, I'd like to become the first female president.

That would be really cool. The first thing I would do is redecorate the White House, it doesn't look very cozy.