One of the finest American journalists, and syndicate columnists, Ellen Goodman is recipient of the highly respected ‘Pulitzer Prize’ for her prolific commentary in ‘Turning Points’ and ‘Close to Home’. Her other notable works include ‘Paper Trail: Common Sense In Uncommon Times’, ‘Making Sense’, ‘Value Judgments’ along with collaboration with Patricia O'Brien in ‘I Know Just What You Mean: The Power of Friendship in Women's Lives’. Her list of accolades include ‘American Society of News Editors Distinguished Writing Award’, ‘Hubert H. Humphrey Civil Rights Award’ and ‘President's Award by the National Women's Political Caucus’. She also received the ‘American Woman Award by the Women's Research & Education Institute’ and ‘Ernie Pyle Award for Lifetime Achievement’ from the ‘National Society of Newspaper Columnists’. In 2010, Goodman established the Conversation Project which is an organization devoted for the fulfillment of wishes by people suffering from terminal diseases. Here are some of the most intriguing quotes from this legendary columnist and author, highlighting her thoughts and sayings on issues pertaining to equality, women empowerment, love, hate, wisdom, society and many more. Read on the compilation of thoughts and quotations by Ellen Goodman which have been curated from her writings, books, work and life.