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It is a very funny thing that the sleepier you are, the longer you take about getting to bed. -C.S. Lewis

I never knew it could go so dark. I’ve never known a dark that was as dark as this. -Alice Munro

I have always imagined that paradise will be some kind of library. -Jorge Luis Borges

I make all my decisions on intuition. I throw a spear into the darkness. That is intuition. Then I must send an army into the darkness to find the spear. That is intellect. -Ingmar Bergman

I write to discover what I know. -Flannery O’Connor

Not-writing is a good deal worse than writing. -Flannery O’Connor

What hurts so bad about youth isn’t the actual butt whippings the world delivers. It’s the stupid hopes playacting like certainties. -Mary Karr

A dysfunctional family is any family with more than one person in it. -Mary Karr

And that’s when I know it’s over. As soon as you start thinking about the beginning, it’s the end. -Junot Diaz

She was the kind of girlfriend God gives you young, so you’ll know loss the rest of your life. -Junot Diaz

But the point isn’t that I want to know everything about you. It’s that I don’t want anything about you withheld. -Jonathan Safran Foer

Sometimes we have thoughts that even we don’t understand. Thoughts that aren’t even true – that aren’t really how we feel – but they’re running through our heads anyway because they’re interesting to think about. -Jay Asher

I used to say I’d know you anywhere, but it’s getting harder. -Margaret Atwood

And then I felt sad because I realized that once people are broken in certain ways, they can’t ever be fixed, and this is something nobody ever tells you when you are young and it never fails to surprise you as you grow older as you see the people in your life break one by one. You wonder when your turn is going to be, or if it’s already happened. -Douglas Coupland

She said the reason that love is so painful is that it always amounts to two people wanting more than two people can give. -Edna O’Brien

I am pretty goddam tired and it occurs to me that the trouble with life is that it is long. -Martha Gellhorn

Even though love covers all things, fear is what keeps us silent and keeps words unsaid. Fear keeps us standing in one place. Eventually, when it wins, it means we never got the courage to say what we needed to say. -Hannah Brencher

But you didn’t rest your mind. Your mind is overactive, and the mind is what counts, dear. -Arthur Miller

We all long for what could have been. -Sarah Ockler

It’s pretty rare to find someone you actually liketo be with in this world. There are a lot of annoying people out there. -Sarah Dessen



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One does not become enlightened by imagining figures of light but by making the darkness conscious

One does not become enlightened by imagining figures of light but by making the darkness conscious

There is no great genius without some touch of madness

There is no great genius without some touch of madness

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