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#1. Fashion: the search for a new absurdity. - Author: Natalie Clifford Barney
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#2. We are nearly all composed of such a complex mixture of human qualities that in each one of us reside both masculine and feminine principles: what man is without any female attribute and what woman never demonstrates any masculine characteristics? - Author: Natalie Clifford Barney
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#3. What makes bad writers so annoying is their good passages. - Author: Natalie Clifford Barney
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#4. Tea - that perfume that one drinks, that connecting hyphen ... - Author: Natalie Clifford Barney
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#5. Time engraves our faces with all the tears we have not shed. - Author: Natalie Clifford Barney
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#6. The finest life is spent creating oneself, not procreating. - Author: Natalie Clifford Barney
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#7. There are intangible realities which float near us, formless and without words; realities which no one has thought out, and which are excluded for lack of interpreters. - Author: Natalie Clifford Barney
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#8. One is not oneself every day-fortunately. - Author: Natalie Clifford Barney
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#9. I am not a bibliophile but a humanophile: I look for rare human beings. - Author: Natalie Clifford Barney
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#10. Why grab possessions like thieves, or divide them like socialists when you can ignore them like wise men? - Author: Natalie Clifford Barney
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#11. Like all religions, love has more believers than practitioners. - Author: Natalie Clifford Barney
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#12. My queerness is not a vice, is not deliberate, and harms no one. - Author: Natalie Clifford Barney
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#13. When she lowers her eyes she seems to hold all the beauty in the world between her eyelids; when she raises them I see only myself in her gaze. - Author: Natalie Clifford Barney
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#14. Some people make it hard for me to believe in universal evolution. - Author: Natalie Clifford Barney
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#15. Hero worship has died with heroes, and if someone bows down today, it is to pick up something. - Author: Natalie Clifford Barney
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#16. The advantage of love at first sight is that it delays a second sight. - Author: Natalie Clifford Barney
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#17. I do not understand those who spend hours at the theater watching scenes between people whom they would not listen to for five minutes in real life. - Author: Natalie Clifford Barney
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#18. To be married is to be neither alone nor together. - Author: Natalie Clifford Barney
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#19. Most virtue is a demand for greater seduction. - Author: Natalie Clifford Barney
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#20. The past is such a subtle thing. [But] in the end, nothing else exists, everything is made of the past, even the future. - Author: Natalie Clifford Barney
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#21. Indiscretion has always seemed to me to be one of the privileges of tact. - Author: Natalie Clifford Barney
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#22. I'm fond of human beings, but only one at a time. - Author: Natalie Clifford Barney
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#23. My only books were women's looks. - Author: Natalie Clifford Barney
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#24. Eternity: what a waste of time. - Author: Natalie Clifford Barney
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#25. Would that well-thinking people should be replaced by thinking ones. - Author: Natalie Clifford Barney
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#26. It is time for dead languages to be quiet. - Author: Natalie Clifford Barney
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#27. Our prejudices, our antipathies, are our natural defenses against what we could not assimilate. - Author: Natalie Clifford Barney
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#28. Lovers should also have their days off. - Author: Natalie Clifford Barney
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#29. Being bilingual is like having a wife and a mistress. One can never be sure of either. - Author: Natalie Clifford Barney
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#30. Might I be the one I am looking for? - Author: Natalie Clifford Barney
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#31. It's necessary to use suffering. Otherwise, one is used by it. - Author: Natalie Clifford Barney
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#32. Anything difficult to say must be shouted from the rooftops. - Author: Natalie Clifford Barney
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#33. Avoid that romantic trap: saying more than you feel, forcing yourself to feel more than you've said! - Author: Natalie Clifford Barney
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#34. Entrepreneurship is the last refuge of the trouble making individual. - Author: Natalie Clifford Barney
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#35. A thought falls like a ripe fruit from the tree of idleness. - Author: Natalie Clifford Barney
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#36. Novels are longer than life. - Author: Natalie Clifford Barney
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#37. To mis-quote is the very foundation of original style. The success of most writers is almost entirely due to continuous and courageous abuse of familiar misquotation. - Author: Natalie Clifford Barney
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#38. How many inner resources one needs to tolerate a life of leisure without fatigue. - Author: Natalie Clifford Barney
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#39. A scholar's heart is a dark well in which are buried many aborted feelings that rise to the surface as arguments. - Author: Natalie Clifford Barney
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#40. If I had one ambition it was to make my life itself into a poem. - Author: Natalie Clifford Barney
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#41. When you're in love you never really know whether your elation comes from the qualities of the one you love, or if it attributes them to her; whether the light which surrounds her like a halo comes from you, from her, or from the meeting of your sparks. - Author: Natalie Clifford Barney
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#42. Albinos aren't reproached for having pink eyes and whitish hair, why should they hold it again me for being a lesbian? It's a question of nature: my queerness isn't a vice, isn't 'deliberate,' and harms no one. - Author: Natalie Clifford Barney
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#43. To be one's own master is to be the slave of self. - Author: Natalie Clifford Barney
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#44. To those who ask if I have read their book, I reply: I have not yet read Homer. - Author: Natalie Clifford Barney
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#45. Youth is not a question of years: one is young or old from birth. - Author: Natalie Clifford Barney
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#46. To think about and prepare for war is boring, boring for everyone. It's being locked in barracks. - Author: Natalie Clifford Barney
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#47. Renouncement: the heroism of mediocrity. - Author: Natalie Clifford Barney
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#48. Seeking revenge: what a lack of foresight. - Author: Natalie Clifford Barney
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#49. Silence too can be indiscreet. - Author: Natalie Clifford Barney
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#50. Doubt seems the only purity for those who are too fervent to deny, and too lucid to affirm. - Author: Natalie Clifford Barney
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#51. Our shadows are taller than ourselves. - Author: Natalie Clifford Barney
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#52. If we keep an open mind, too much is likely to fall into it. - Author: Natalie Clifford Barney
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#53. Being other than normal is a perilous advantage. - Author: Natalie Clifford Barney
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#54. Fatalism is the lazy man's way of accepting the inevitable. - Author: Natalie Clifford Barney
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#55. In love there is no status quo. - Author: Natalie Clifford Barney
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#56. I love the love of those who are far enough away, it becomes whatever I wish to believe it. - Author: Natalie Clifford Barney
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#57. We know all their gods; they ignore ours. What they call our sins are our gods, and what they call their gods, we name otherwise. - Author: Natalie Clifford Barney
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#58. That parasite: the past. - Author: Natalie Clifford Barney
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#59. Paris has always seemed to me to be the only city in which one can live as one sees fit. - Author: Natalie Clifford Barney
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#60. Paris has always seemed ... the only city where you can live and express yourself as you please. - Author: Natalie Clifford Barney
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