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When others asked the truth of me, I was convinced it was not the truth they wanted, but an illusion they could bear to live with. Anais Nin —Diary 1, pg. 286 #anaisnin

When others asked the truth of me, I was convinced it was not the truth they wanted, but an illusion they could bear to live with. Anais Nin —Diary 1, pg. 286 #anaisnin

I take pleasure in my transformations. I look quiet and consistent, but few people know how many women there are in me. ~Anais Nin

I take pleasure in my transformations. I look quiet and consistent, but few people know how many women there are in me. ~Anais Nin

I must be a mermaid,  I have no  fear of  depths  and a great  fear of shallow  living.

Anais Nin Mermaid Quote Typed on Typewriter

I must be a mermaid, I have no fear of depths and a great fear of shallow living.

Music melts all the separate parts of our bodies together" -Anais Nin

Music melts all the separate parts of our bodies together" -Anais Nin

"I can only connect deeply or not at all" -Anais Nin                                                                                                                                                                                 More

"I can only connect deeply or not at all" -Anais Nin More

I fly, I crawl, I weep, I laugh, I grow, I fall, I need, I want, I follow, I break, I sink, I love, I exist - Anais NIn

I fly, I crawl, I weep, I laugh, I grow, I fall, I need, I want, I follow, I break, I sink, I love, I exist - Anais NIn

Anais Nin... new objects :D as I prepare to move, to rid life of old objects & hopefully, to fail to acquire more new ones...25 May 14 (~ e)

Our Objects, Ourselves

Anais Nin... new objects :D as I prepare to move, to rid life of old objects & hopefully, to fail to acquire more new ones...25 May 14 (~ e)

Anais Nin - Saying

Anais Nin - Saying

"We get drunk with images, words, scenes, possiblities" -Anais Nin

"We get drunk with images, words, scenes, possiblities" -Anais Nin

"I will always be the virgin-prostitute, the perverse angel, the two-faced sinister and saintly woman." ~Anaïs Nin

"I will always be the virgin-prostitute, the perverse angel, the two-faced sinister and saintly woman." ~Anaïs Nin

French-born novelist, passionate eroticist and short story writer, who gained international fame with her journals. Spanning the years from 1931 to 1974, they give an account of one woman's voyage of self-discovery. "It's all right for a woman to be, above all, human. I am a woman first of all." (from The Diary of Anaïs Nin, vol. I, 1966)

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French-born novelist, passionate eroticist and short story writer, who gained international fame with her journals. Spanning the years from 1931 to 1974, they give an account of one woman's voyage of self-discovery. "It's all right for a woman to be, above all, human. I am a woman first of all." (from The Diary of Anaïs Nin, vol. I, 1966)

there is absolutely nothing wrong with caring for yourself in every way possible. anyone that tries to belittle you is too insecure themselves and you really need to cut them off. no time to be pulled down with them

there is absolutely nothing wrong with caring for yourself in every way possible. anyone that tries to belittle you is too insecure themselves and you really need to cut them off. no time to be pulled down with them

— Anaïs Nin, from The Diary of Anaïs Nin, Vol. 1: 1931-1934 (Mariner, 1969)

— Anaïs Nin, from The Diary of Anaïs Nin, Vol. 1: 1931-1934 (Mariner, 1969)

The scar meant that I was stronger than that what tried to hurt me..

The scar meant that I was stronger than that what tried to hurt me..

Anaïs Nin... Beautiful

Anaïs Nin... Beautiful

Anais Nin - Why I Write #quotes #writing

Anais Nin - Why I Write #quotes #writing