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Lene Kaaberbøl
“Because even though you don't want anyone to own you, it doesn't mean that there is nowhere you belong.”
Lene Kaaberbøl, The Shamer's War

Karen Blixen
“Do you know a cure for me?"

Why yes," he said, "I know a cure for everything. Salt water."

Salt water?" I asked him.

Yes," he said, "in one way or the other. Sweat, or tears, or the salt sea.”
Karen Blixen, Seven Gothic Tales

Jane Austen
“The person, be it gentleman or lady, who has not pleasure in a good novel, must be intolerably stupid.”
Jane Austen

Charlotte Brontë
“Jane, be still; don't struggle so like a wild, frantic bird, that is rending its own plumage in its desperation."
"I am no bird; and no net ensnares me; I am a free human being, with an independent will; which I now exert to leave you.”
Charlotte Brontë, Jane Eyre

Erlend Loe
“I have the strangest thoughts in my head, maybe I should not write them down.”
Erlend Loe, Muleum

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