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Clarice Lispector Quotes

Don't look back you're not going that way - Inspirational Quotes
What a beautiful world it would be if people had hearts like dogs - Dog Quotes
If cats could talk, they wouldn't - Cat Quotes
I like me a little bit more when i'm with you - Love Quotes
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Reality prior to my language exists as an unthinkable thought... life precedes love, bodily matter precedes the body, and one day in its turn language shall have preceded possession of silence  (Clarice Lispector Quotes) And I want to be held down. I don’t know what to do with the horrifying freedom that can destroy me  (Clarice Lispector Quotes) Things were somehow so good that they were in danger of becoming very bad because what is fully mature is very close to rotting  (Clarice Lispector Quotes) The mystery of human destiny is that we are fated, but that we have the freedom to fulfill or not fulfill our fate: realization of our fated destiny depends on us. While inhuman beings like the cockroach realize the entire cycle without going astray because they make no choices  (Clarice Lispector Quotes) For at the hour of death you became a celebrated film star, it is a moment of glory for everyone, when the choral music scales the top notes  (Clarice Lispector Quotes) Even great men are only truly recognized and honored once they are dead. Why? Because those who praise them need to feel themselves somehow superior to the person praised, they need to feel they are making some concession  (Clarice Lispector Quotes) So long as I have questions to which there are no answers, I shall go on writing  (Clarice Lispector Quotes) I ask myself: is every story that has ever been written in this world, a story of suffering and affliction?  (Clarice Lispector Quotes) I do not know much. But there are certain advantages in not knowing. Like virgin territory, the mind is free of preconceptions. Everything I do not know forms the greater part of me: This is my largesse. And with this I understand everything. The things I do not know constitute my truth  (Clarice Lispector Quotes) Everything in the world began with a yes. One molecule said yes to another molecule and life was born  (Clarice Lispector Quotes) No it is not easy to write. It is as hard as breaking rocks. Sparks and splinters fly like shattered steel  (Clarice Lispector Quotes) And even sadness was also something for rich people, for people who could afford it, for people who didn’t have anything better to do. Sadness was a luxury  (Clarice Lispector Quotes) I want the following word: splendor, splendor is fruit in all its succulence, fruit without sadness. I want vast distances. My savage intuition of myself  (Clarice Lispector Quotes) How was she to tie herself to a man without permitting him to imprison her? And was there some means of acquiring things without those things possessing her?  (Clarice Lispector Quotes) It is because I dove into the abyss that I am beginning to love the abyss I am made of  (Clarice Lispector Quotes) Whether she won or lost, she would continue to wrestle with life. It would not be with her own life alone but with all of life. Something had finally been released within her. And there it was, the sea  (Clarice Lispector Quotes)
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