Meanwhile in my head, I'm undergoing open-heart surger.y - Anne Sexton
73813"I am a very private person, yet I am an open book.
If you don’t ask…I won’t tell." - Yes

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57"I knew Bette Davis, and I loved her, but I really looked at her work, how she acted, when I had to act like her. I wasn’t imitating. I wasn’t quite Bette Davis, but kind-of sharp-tongued, you have the impression that she’s going to bite you…More haughty Garbo’s face was that kind of mask. Not smiling. She’s not my favourite actress. I don’t like her very much, she’s too cold for me." - Eva Green
1011"A person who thinks all the time has nothing to think about except thoughts. So he loses touch with reality, and lives in a world of illusion." - Alan Watts 

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549"Do you remember the shit that happened to you as a child that makes you not wanna trust people as an adult? […] You’re lucky, because you can get on with your fucking life and you’re not dogged down by these horrible, oppressive childhood memories, and you know, you stand a chance of being a normal, productive person. […] You know, like, I remember things, and then, like, I think “Is this true? Did this stuff really happen, or am I making it up?” Because, you know, the older I get, things - the memory sort of becomes a little blurry, and then, it’s like, I can’t, I don’t know, but you just don’t know the truth anymore." - Jenny Schecter, from The L Word 

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739"Well I don’t wanna be with someone who’s afraid to be who they are, I think it’s pathetic." - Jenny Schecter, from The L Word

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362"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
416"I know that I love you to the exclusion of everyone else. I am going to fight for you." - Jodi Lerner, from The L Word
2773"I am too tired and I miss you too much." - Simone de Beauvoir, from a letter to Nelson Algren

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917"But one can feel affection for somebody and not want to say so." - Jean-Paul Sartre, from The Age Of Reason
790"If it doesn’t come naturally, there’s no sense in it." - Jean-Paul Sartre, from The Age Of Reason
579"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
392"I thought of her soft, beautiful eyes. When she looked at me something passed from her to me. But I knew it was over: If she looked at me now the look would stay in her eyes, it wouldn’t reach me. I was alone." - Jean-Paul Sartre, from The Wall
291"I only found words or emptiness." - Jean-Paul Sartre, from The Wall
351"Then I felt that every inflection of my voice, every word in my mouth, was a lie, a play whose sole purpose was to cover emptiness and boredom. There was only one way I could avoid a state of despair and a breakdown. To be silent. And to reach behind the silence for clarity or at least try to collect the resources that might still be available to me." - Persona (1966) dir. by Ingmar Bergman
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