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W.B. Yeats
“But I, being poor, have only my dreams;
I have spread my dreams under your feet;
Tread softly because you tread on my dreams."

(Aedh Wishes for the Cloths of Heaven)”
W.B. Yeats, The Wind Among the Reeds

Muriel Barbery
“I find this a fascinating phenomenon: the ability we have to manipulate ourselves so that the foundation of our beliefs is never shaken.”
Muriel Barbery, The Elegance of the Hedgehog

Rainer Maria Rilke
“You darkness, that I come from, I love you more than all the fires that fence in the world.”
Rainer Maria Rilke

Zora Neale Hurston
“No, I do not weep at the world. I'm too busy sharpening my oyster knife.”
Zora Neale Hurston, Folklore, Memoirs, and Other Writings

J.R.R. Tolkien
“I want to be a healer, and love all things that grow and are not barren.”
J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings

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