Si vis amari, ama.

In all of the world so far, I'm the greatest star.

“There is not one big cosmic meaning for all, there is only the meaning we each give to our life, an individual meaning, an individual plot, like an individual novel, a book for each person.”

—   Anais Nin 

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“If you ever looked at me once with what I know is in you, I would be your slave.”

—    Emily Brontë, from Wuthering Heights

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“Let everything happen to you: beauty and terror.
Just keep going. No feeling is final.”

—   Rainer Maria Rilke, The Book of Hours

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“I’m not totally mad at you. I’m just sad. You’re all locked up in that little world of yours, and when I try knocking on the door, you just sort of look up for a second and go right back inside.”

—   Haruki Murakami, Norwegian Wood

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“Would you call it a conversation if the other person is silent and, to keep up the appearance of a conversation, you try to substitute for him, and so imitate him, and so parody him, and so parody yourself.”

—   Franz Kafka, Diaries

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