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Fiona Mozley
“We all grow into our coffins, Danny. And I saw myself growing into mine.”
Fiona Mozley, Elmet

Haruki Murakami
“In this world, there are things you can only do alone, and things you can only do with somebody else. It's important to combine the two in just the right amount.”
Haruki Murakami, After Dark

André Breton
“Beauty is like a train that ceaselessly roars out of the Gare de Lyon and which I know will never leave, which has not left. It consists of jolts and shocks, many of which do not have much importance, but which we know are destined to produce one Shock, which does...The human heart, beautiful as a seismograph...Beauty will be CONVULSIVE or will not be at all.”
Andre Breton, Nadja

“Sleep is good, he said, and books are better.”
George R. R. Martin

Pedro Calderón de la Barca
“¿Qué es la vida? Una ilusión,
una sombra, una ficción,
y el mayor bien es pequeño:
que toda la vida es sueño,
y los sueños, sueños son.”
Pedro Calderón de la Barca, La vida es sueño

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