Home > Authors > N >

Anaïs Nin

1903-1977. French author.

Books by Anaïs Nin

Each friend represents a world in us, a world possibly not born until they arrive, and it is only by this meeting that a new world is born.

More quotes on Friendship

It takes courage to push yourself to places that you have never been before... to test your limits... to break through barriers. And the day came when the risk it took to remain tight inside the bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom.

More quotes on Courage

Electric flesh-arrows... traversing the body. A rainbow of color strikes the eyelids. A foam of music falls over the ears. It is the gong of the orgasm.

More quotes on Orgasm

We don't see things as they are, we see things as we are.

More quotes on Attitude

Love never dies a natural death. It dies because we don't know how to replenish it's source. It dies of blindness and errors and betrayals. It dies of illness and wounds; it dies of weariness, of withering, of tarnishing.

More quotes on Love

And the day came when the risk to remain tight in a bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom.

More quotes on Action

Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one's courage.

More quotes on Courage

I stopped loving my father a long time ago. What remained was the slavery to a pattern.

More quotes on Fathers

Dreams are necessary to life.

More quotes on Dreams

The violence and obscenity are left unadulterated, as manifestation of the mystery and pain which ever accompanies the act of creation.

More quotes on Pornography

Advertisment

Advertisment