All suffering originates from craving, from attachment, from desire. —Edgar Allan Poe

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I like storms. They let me know that even the sky screams too.

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It’s about moments in life that are great but don’t last. They don’t go on, but you always have the memory and they have an effect on you. That’s what I was thinking about. —Sofia Coppola on Lost In Translation

Do you still perform autopsies on conversations you had lives ago? —Donte Collins

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I think we ought to read only the kind of books that wound and stab us. If the book we’re reading doesn’t wake us up with a blow on the head, what are we reading it for? …. A book must be the axe for the frozen sea inside us. —Franz Kafka

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ー In my dreams, there is always you.

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Light thinks it travels faster than anything, but it is wrong. No matter how fast light travels, it finds the darkness has always gotten there first, and is waiting for it. —Terry Pratchett

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Shyness has a strange element of narcissism, a belief that how we look, how we perform, is truly important to other people. —Andre Dubus

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I didn’t realize it, but the days came along one after another, and then two years were gone, and everything was gone, and I was gone. —F. Scott Fitzgerald  

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Pray do not interrupt me,” he wrote. “I am smiling. —Jack London, The Sea Wolf

Everyone has three lives: a public life, a private life, and a secret life. —Gabriel García Márquez  

Seeking to turn, what is by its very nature temporary into something eternal is like trying to extract from fire, water. You just get burned. —Yasmin Mogahed, Reclaim Your Heart

To be desired is perhaps the closest anybody can reach in this life to feeling immortal. —John Berger, The Museum of Desire

Some names will always taste bitter. —6 Word Poem About Love, by Devyn Springer

Music is what feelings sound like. —Tom Odell

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