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Etel Adnan

Love in all its forms is the most important matter that we will ever face, but also the most dangerous, the most unpredictable, the most maddening. But it is also the only salvation I know of. —  Etel Adnan, Etel Adnan: on Love and the Cost We Are Not Willing to Pay Today (Hatje Cantz… Continue reading Etel Adnan

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Kahlil Gibran

You need not fear, my love, for never have the stars on high told what they know. ― Kahlil Gibran, from “[Let me take you],” The Beloved: Reflections on the Path of the Heart. (Penguin Books; Reissue edition January 1, 1998) Originally published 1994.

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Kahlil Gibran

I have found both freedom and safety in my madness; the freedom of loneliness and the safety from being understood, for those who understand us enslave something in us. ― Kahlil Gibran, The Madman. (Waking Lion Press August 17, 2006) Originally published 1918.

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