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  • #1
    Christian Dior
    “By being natural and sincere, one often can create revolutions without having sought them.”
    Christian Dior

  • #2
    Richard Yates
    “God knows there certainly ought to be a window around here somewhere, for all of us.”
    Richard Yates, Eleven Kinds of Loneliness

  • #3
    Joan Didion
    “I think we are well advised to keep on nodding terms with the people we used to be, whether we find them attractive company or not. Otherwise they turn up unannounced and surprise us, come hammering on the mind's door at 4 a.m. of a bad night and demand to know who deserted them, who betrayed them, who is going to make amends.”
    Joan Didion, Slouching Towards Bethlehem

  • #4
    Franz Kafka
    “We need the books that affect us like a disaster, that grieve us deeply, like the death of someone we loved more than ourselves, like being banished into forests far from everyone, like a suicide. A book must be the axe for the frozen sea inside us.”
    Franz Kafka

  • #5
    Thomas Wolfe
    “There is no spectacle on earth more appealing than that of a beautiful woman in the act of cooking dinner for someone she loves.”
    Thomas Wolfe

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