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Action(s)
Engrave this Quote Our life is composed greatly from dreams, from the unconscious, and they must be brought into connection with action. They must be woven together.
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-Anais Nin
Engrave this Quote It is the function of art to renew our perception. What we are familiar with we cease to see. The writer shakes up the familiar scene, and, as if by magic, we see a new meaning in it.
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Belief
Engrave this Quote I only believe in fire. Life. Fire. Being myself on fire I set others on fire. Never death. Fire and life. Les Jeux.
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-Anais Nin, The Diary of Ana, 1980
Bravery
Engrave this Quote Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one's courage.
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Creation
Engrave this Quote The violence and obscenity are left unadulterated, as manifestation of the mystery and pain which ever accompanies the act of creation.
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-Anais Nin
Dreams
Engrave this Quote Dreams are necessary to life.
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-Anais Nin
Engrave this Quote Throw your dreams into space like a kite, and you do not know what it will bring back, a new life, a new friend, a new love, a new country.
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-Anais Nin, The Diaries of Ana
Father
Engrave this Quote I stopped loving my father a long time ago. What remained was the slavery to a pattern.
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Friends
Engrave this Quote Each friend represents a world in us, a world possibly not born until they arrive, and it is only by this meeting that a new world is born.
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Growth
Engrave this Quote When we blindly adopt a religion, a political system, a literary dogma, we become automatons. We cease to grow.
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-Anais Nin, The Diaries of Ana
Individuality
Engrave this Quote Our psychological reality, which lies below the surface, frightens us because it endlessly surprises us and drives us in a direction which society's rules and organizations define as wrong or dangerous.
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-Anais Nin, The Novel of the Future (New York: Collier Books), 1970
Joy, Excitement
Engrave this Quote A leaf fluttered in through the window this morning, as if supported by the rays of the sun, a bird settled on the fire escape, joy in the task of coffee, joy accompanied me as I walked
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Life
Engrave this Quote If one's conscious life is too rigid, too regimented, then the surface may crack at times, and we are unprepared for the strange emotions or sensations we experience.
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-Anais Nin, The Novel of the Future
Love
Engrave this Quote The only abnormality is the incapacity to love.
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Engrave this Quote Love never dies a natural death. It dies because we don't know how to replenish its source. It dies of blindness and errors and betrayals. It dies of illness and wounds; it dies of weariness, of witherings, of tarnishings.
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-Anais Nin, Winter of Artifice, 1945
Perception
Engrave this Quote We don't see things as they are.
We see them as we are.
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-Anais Nin
Risk
Engrave this Quote And the day came when the risk it took to remain tight inside the bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom.
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Engrave this Quote I only believe in intoxication, in ecstasy, and when ordinary life shackles me, I escape, one way or another. No more walls.
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Sex
Engrave this Quote Electric flesh-arrows... traversing the body. A rainbow of color strikes the eyelids. A foam of music falls over the ears. It is the gong of the orgasm.
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Truth
Engrave this Quote Truth is something which can't be told in a few words. Those who simplify the universe only reduce the expansion of its meaning.
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Women
Engrave this Quote Woman does not forget she needs the fecundator, she does not forget that everything that is born of her is planted in her.
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-Anais Nin

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