Anna Quindlen Quote
“After all those years as a woman hearing 'not thin enough, not pretty enough, not smart enough, not this enough, not that enough,' almost overnight I woke up one morning and thought, 'I'm enough.'”
From the article "Anna Quindlen: Over 50, And Having 'Plenty Of Cake'," NPR Books, April 24, 2012
“Children should have enough freedom to be themselves - once they've learned the rules.”
The Washington Post, 1 May 2012, "Anna Quindlen: Why parents should take a Picasso-like approach to raising kids" by Janice D'Arcy
Born: July 8, 1952 (age 64)
Occupation: Journalist, columnist, novelist
Bio: Anna Marie Quindlen is an American author, journalist, and opinion columnist whose New York Times column, Public and Private, won the Pulitzer Prize for Commentary in 1992. She began her journalism career in 1974 as a reporter for the New York Post. Between 1977 and 1994 she held several posts at The New York Times.