of which reason knows nothing.
That is the only reality in the world, all else is folly. It is the one thing we are interested in here.
— Leo Tolstoy
’Tis woman’s whole existence
— Lord Byron, Extracts from Don Juan: Donna Julia’s Letter
always takes place beyond good and evil.
— Friedrich Nietzsche
A single soul dwelling in two bodies.
and nothing but the thread that binds them is my own.
And yet I have had the weakness, and have still the weakness, to wish you to know with what a sudden mastery you kindled me, heap of ashes that I am, into fire.
— Charles Dickens, A Tale of Two Cities
Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure. It is our Light, not our Darkness, that most frightens us.
— Marianne Williamson, Return to Love, 1992
Remember that when you do so, you apologize for truth.