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Diary by Chuck Palahniuk
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Chuck Palahniuk
“We all die. The goal isn't to live forever, the goal is to create something that will.”
Chuck Palahniuk, Diary

Chuck Palahniuk
“It's so hard to forget pain, but it's even harder to remember sweetness. We have no scar to show for happiness. We learn so little from peace.”
Chuck Palahniuk, Diary

Chuck Palahniuk
“Angel says that rich people don't like to tolerate much. Money gives you permission to just walk away from everything that isn't pretty and perfect. You can't put up with anything less than lovely. You spend your life running, avoiding, escaping.”
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Chuck Palahniuk
“Of all the priceless objects left behind, this is what we rescue. These artifacts. Memory cues. Useless souvenirs. Nothing you could auction. The scars left from happiness.”
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Chuck Palahniuk
“Stanislavski was right, you can find fresh pain every time you discover what you pretty much already know.”
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Chuck Palahniuk
“You have endless ways you can commit suicide without dying dying.”
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Chuck Palahniuk
“Proof that no investment is yours forever.”
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Chuck Palahniuk
“You're always haunted by the idea you're wasting your life.”
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Chuck Palahniuk
“The truth is, wherever you choose to be, it's the wrong place.”
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Chuck Palahniuk
“How you're still always trapped.

How your head is the cave, your eyes the cave mouth. How you live inside your head and only see what you want. How you only watch the shadows and make up your own meaning.”
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Chuck Palahniuk
“For the record, knowing when people are only pretending to like you isn't such a great skill to have.”
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Chuck Palahniuk
“A couple drinks. A couple aspirin. Repeat.”
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Chuck Palahniuk
“Maybe this is why Misty loved him. Loved you. Because you believed in her so much more than she did. You expected more from her than she did from herself.”
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Chuck Palahniuk
“What you don't understand you can make mean anything.”
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Chuck Palahniuk
“Many people have to really suffer before they can risk doing what they love.”
Chuck Palahniuk, Diary

Chuck Palahniuk
“We have no scar to show for happiness. We learn so little from peace.”
Chuck Palahniuk, Diary

Chuck Palahniuk
“We see what we want. We see how we want. We only see ourselves.”
Chuck Palahniuk, Diary


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