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Quería creer que cuando, a la mañana siguiente, abriera los ojos, el mundo habría tomado una consistencia más liviana, todas las cosas serían, sin duda, más fáciles. Pero no era probable que sucediera.


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Things change everyday. With each new dawn, it is not the same world as before. And you’re not the...
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It's like Tolstoy said. Happiness is an allegory, unhappiness a story.
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Whenever she felt like crying, she would instead become angry—at someone else or at herself—whic...
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She was, if anything, on the plain side, at least not the type to attract men wherever she went. But...
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sometimes i'd wake up at two or three in the morning and not be able to fall asleep again. i'd get o...
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No matter where i go, i still end up me. What's missing never changes. The scenery may change, but i...
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You can see a person's whole life in the cancer they get.
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When I open them, most of the books have the smell of an earlier time leaking out between the pages ...
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Being with her I feel a pain, like a frozen knife stuck in my chest. An awful pain, but the funny th...
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You are 27 or 28 right? It is very tough to live at that age. When nothing is sure. I have sympathy ...
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Kindness and a caring mind are two separate qualities. Kindness is manners. It is superficial custom...
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Please think of me like an endangered species and just observe me quietly from far away. If you try ...
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For novelists or musicians, if they really want to create something, they need to go downstairs and ...
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A veces me siento como el portero de un museo. Un museo vacío, desierto, que ya nadie visita. Y yo ...
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Quizás yo no soy muy inteligente. Pertenezco al pueblo. Pero ¿no es el pueblo el que hace funciona...
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Está exteriorizando sus emociones. Lo preocupante es cuando no logra sacarlas fuera. Se acumulan en...
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My peak? Would I even have one? I hardly had had anything you could call a life. A few ripples. some...
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Not just beautiful, though--the stars are like the trees in the forest, alive and breathing. And the...
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Silence. How long it lasted, I couldn't tell. It might have been five seconds, it might have been a ...
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When you fall in love, the natural thing to do is give yourself to it. That's what I think. It's jus...
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Taking crazy things seriously is a serious waste of time.
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I'm often asked what I think about as I run. Usually the people who ask this have never run long dis...
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As if a great creature had grown old without being able to express its feelings. Not that it didn't ...
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George Orwell is half journalist, half fiction writer. I'm 100 percent fiction writer... I don&#...
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Before I became a writer, I was running a jazz bar in the center of Tokyo, which means that I worked...
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Every day I go to my study and sit at my desk and put the computer on. At that moment, I have to ope...
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Languages are like games. You learn the rules for one, and they all work the same way. Like women.
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I shouted into the phone, but there was no reply. Silence floated up from the receiver like smoke fr...
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A person's last moments are an important thing. You can't choose how you're born but you can choose ...
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Loneliness becomes an acid that eats away at you.
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You have to dream intentionally. Most people dream a dream when they are asleep. But to be a writer,...
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Si no quieres acabar en un manicomio, abre tu corazon y abandonate al curso natural de la vida
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It’s precisely because of the pain, the we can get the feeling, through this process, of really be...
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There had to be something wrong with my life. I should have been born a Yugoslavian shepherd who loo...
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No matter how long you stand there examining yourself naked before a mirror, you'll never see reflec...
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A giant octopus living way down deep at the bottom of the ocean. It has this tremendously powerful l...
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Even chance meetings are the result of karma… Things in life are fated by our previous lives. That...
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The others in the dorm thought I wanted to be a writer, because I was always alone with a book, but ...
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There's no such thing as perfect writing, just like there's no such thing as perfect despair.
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I began running on an everyday basis after I became a writer. As being a writer requires sitting at ...
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As long as I stared at the clock, at least the world remained in motion. Not a very consequential wo...
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He wasn't normally conscious of it, but there was one part of his body that was extremely sensitive,...
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Nah, I shook my head, things that come out of nowhere go back to nowhere, that’s all.

W...
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Artists are those who can evade the verbose.
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As I see it, you are living with something that you keep hidden deep inside. Something heavy. I felt...
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In a sense, I'm the one who ruined me: I did it myself.
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Find me now. Before someone else does.
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Life is not like water. Things in life don't necessarily flow over the shortest possible route.
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I never trust people with no appetite. It's like they're always holding something back on you.
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The power to concentrate was the most important thing. Living without this power would be like openi...
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If you want to talk about something new, you have to make up a new kind of language.
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Count your blessings
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When the orbits of these two satellites of ours happened to cross paths, we could be together. Maybe...
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I look up at the sky, wondering if I'll catch a glimpse of kindness there, but I don't. All I see ar...
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Each person feels pain in his own way, each has his own scars.
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If I'm going to merely ramble, maybe I should just snuggle under the warm covers, think of Miu, and ...
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I never could stand being forced to do something I didn't want to do at a time I didn't want to do i...
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Death is not the opposite of life, but a part of it.
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It's like a kid standing at the window watching the rain.
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A friend to kill time is a friend sublime.
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In dreams you don't need to make any distinctions between things. Not at all. Boundaries don't exist...
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He was going to die soon, you knew when you saw those eyes. There was no sign of life in his flesh, ...
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After all this, I won't start to hate you.
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Writing novels is much the same. You gather up bones and make your gate, but no matter how wonderful...
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I closed my eyes and listened carefully for the descendants of Sputnik, even now circling the earth,...
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Understanding is but the sum of misunderstandings.
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في حياة كل شخص نقطة لا عودة
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In dreams begins responsiblities.
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What do you think? I'm not a starfish or a pepper tree. I'm a living, breathing human being. Of cour...
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A certain type of perfection can only be realized through a limitless accumulation of the imperfect.
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Closing your eyes isn't going to change anything. Nothing's going to disappear just because you can'...
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ارقص.. يجب أن ترقص.. مادامت الموسيقى تعزف، يجب أن ترقص، ل...
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When there's nothing to do, you do nothing slowly and intently.
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Mediocrity's like a spot on a shirt—it never comes off.
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Life is a lot more fragile than we think. So you should treat others in a way that leaves no regrets...
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And as the years have passed, the time has grown longer. The sad truth is that what I could recall i...
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El corazón de las personas es como un pozo muy profundo. Nadie sabe lo que hay en el fondo. Sólo p...
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In ancient times, people weren't just male or female, but one of three types: male/male, male/female...
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No one noticed that I had changed- that I had given up sleep entirely, that I was spending all my ti...
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I could go on like this forever, but would I ever find a place that was meant for me? Like, for exam...
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On the flip side of everything we think we absolutely have pegged lurks an equal amount of the unkno...
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Está empezando un nuevo día. Quizá sea un día como los demás, o quizá sea un día relevante qu...
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He felt as if his heart had dried up. I needed her he thought. I needed someone like her to fill the...
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Image is everything. You don’t spare any expense to create the right image. And word of mouth is c...
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The world’s crawling with stupid, innocent girls, and I’m just one of them, self-consciously cha...
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In other words, let's face it: Life is basically unfair. But even in a situation that's unfair, I th...
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I learned there were lots of realities in the world.
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They were each like a mirror for the other, reflecting the changes in themselves.
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It's true though: time moves in its own special way in the middle of the night," the bartender says,...
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It's easy to talk big, but the important thing is whether or not you clean up the shit.
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Life is long, and sometimes cruel. Sometimes victims are needed. Someone has to take on that role. A...
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I thought about the screws and their happiness. Maybe they were glad to be free of the eggbeater, to...
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One other thing I learned from working in a company was that the majority of people in the world hav...
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If you need me, use me.
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I was thirty-seven then, strapped in my seat as the huge 747 plunged through dense cloud cover on ap...
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Just remember, life is a box of cookies. You know how they’ve got these cookie assortments, and yo...
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Every once in a while she'll get worked up and cry like that. But that's ok. She's letting her feeli...
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In any case, I wrote, I've decided to make myself strong. As far as I can tell, that's all I can do.
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