Category: writers

Real life doesn’t have many happy endings. Why shouldn’t books make up the difference?

Experience is merely the name men gave to their mistakes.

Someone once said that the moment you stop to think about whether you love someone, you’ve already stopped loving that person forever.

Sleep was like sex. The less you had, the more you craved it.

Your silence will not protect you.

The mind is its own place, and in itself can make a heaven of hell, a hell of heaven.

The things I want to remember I can’t, and the things I try so hard to forget just keep coming.

No one loses anyone, because no one owns anyone. That is the true experience of freedom: having the most important thing in the world without owning it.

She refused to be bored chiefly because she wasn’t boring.

Love cannot be explained, yet it explains all.