Meanwhile in my head, I'm undergoing open-heart surgery - Anne Sexton
1511"I’ll miss you terribly. I miss you already." - Ernest Hemingway, from The Garden Of Eden
178"All I want to do is kill you and the only reason I don’t do it is because you’re crazy." - Ernest Hemingway, from The Garden Of Eden
166"You only want things for you, Devil." - Ernest Hemingway, from The Garden Of Eden
431"Stop talking and just feel." - Ernest Hemingway, from The Garden Of Eden
1914"Never, never tell them. Try and remember that. Never tell anyone anything ever. Never tell anyone anything again." - Ernest Hemingway, from The Garden Of Eden

Is there a word — is there a face I know not of
that could perhaps explain?

No. No. All lies. I never needed an explanation.
I wanted the music. Craved it badly.
I treaded upon the echoes.
I found voicelessness and pursued it as well.

The thought is the lie, the sentiment recreates
the beginning.

I am here.
My mind is not doing the trick anymore.
I am here.

There goes your explanation.
It comes with a presence.
It is honest.
It sings.

" - Anne Sexton, from The Complete Poems: Presence
293"all of me
breathes you in […]" - Margaret Atwood, from Yes At First
317"I feel fine…There’s nothing wrong with me. I feel fine." - Ernest Hemingway, from Hills Like White Elephants
93"What did he fear? It was not fear or dread. It was a nothing that he knew too well. It was all a nothing and a man was nothing too. It was only that and light was all it needed and a certain cleanness and order. Some lived in it and never felt it but he knew it was all nada y pues nada y nada y pues nada." - Ernest Hemingway, from The Middle-Aged Waiter (thoughts), “A Clean, Well-Lighted Place,” 
535"To live is to be
uncertain." - Erica Jong, from You Are There
459"You want to think something, you always have the impression that it’s all right, that you’re going to understand and then it slips, it escapes you and fades away." - Jean-Paul Sartre, from The Wall
1226"But one can feel affection for somebody and not want to say so." - Jean-Paul Sartre, from The Age Of Reason
913"If it doesn’t come naturally, there’s no sense in it." - Jean-Paul Sartre, from The Age Of Reason
780"It’s usually enough for me to look at you and feel I love you. But there are moments when I wish I could get at your own real feelings." - Jean-Paul Sartre, from The Age Of Reason
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