I believe one writes because on has to create a world in which one can live.
Anaïs Nin (1903 - 1977)
Contributed by: mar
One's life shrinks or expands according to one's courage
Contributed by: Damavava
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.
Contributed by: Angelic Ana
And then the day came when the risk to remain tight in a bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom.
Contributed by: Skye
How wrong it is for a woman to expect the man to build the world she wants, rather than to create it herself.
Contributed by: barefootdiva
Do not seek the because - in love there is no because, no reason, no explanation, no solutions.
Living never wore one out so much as the effort not to live.
Contributed by: Range Picker
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.
Contributed by: Liz
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.
Contributed by: a.m.a.n.d.a
...and the time came when the risk it took to remain in a tightly closed bud became infinitely more painful than the risk it took to blossom.
Contributed by: sarah lee
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