When you've suffered a great deal in life, each additional pain is both unbearable and trifling.
We are like roses that have never bothered to bloom when we should have bloomed and it is as if the sun has become disgusted with waiting
Does it bother you, me being half naked all the time?
Always dream and shoot higher than you know you can do. Do not bother just to be better than your contemporaries or predecessors. Try to be better than yourself.
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There is some kind of a sweet innocence in being human- in not having to be just happy or just sad- in the nature of being able to be both broken and whole, at the same time.
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I have found both freedom and safety in my madness; the freedom of loneliness and the safety from being understood, for those who understand us enslave something in us.
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