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#contradictions

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I don't even know what I'm looking for, although I hope I'll know it if I find it along the way. Sometimes I want to simplify my life into a simple bare thing. And other times I want to complicate it so thoroughly that everything I touch will become bound in some way to me. I've become quite aware of my contradictions, but there's no true resolution in that.


David Levithan


#contradictions #david-levithan #life #life

I'm an alien in my own world, a writer without words, a musician without a piano, a magician without a wand. I am fooled by infinite words that rush in my blood, yet imprisoned by the very thoughts of silence. I'm a gray green fallow leaf on trees and abandoned on the streets, a never-ending spring season and an eternal autumn. I'm the golden of the sun and the silver of the moon, the fog of dawn and the amber of dusk. I'm the white and the red flag , the obedient and the rebel. I am the coward in the brave, and the child in the man. I am, but a writer.


Nema Al-Araby


#suffering #writer #musician

The opera tells the story with all the built-in contradictions and from many different angles.


Harrison Birtwistle


#built-in #contradictions #different #different angles #many

The institutions of the European Union, and the states that belong to this union, each and every one, are paying the price of our failures, hesitations and contradictions. We should each ask ourselves how personally responsible we are.


Giorgio Napolitano


#belong #contradictions #each #european #european union

I'm fascinated by the ways in which people express themselves, because their responses are often counter to what they're actually feeling. Like when they're frightened, they tend to freeze. When they're angry, it doesn't always come out as volume. There are wonderful contradictions in the way that people express their emotions.


Edward Norton


#always #angry #because #come #contradictions

Song-writing is therapy for me. I'm a very moody person, very difficult to live with. There's a lot going on and a lot of contradictions. My life is always one step away from disaster.


Gary Numan


#away #contradictions #difficult #disaster #going

There are many of these apparent philosophical paradoxes or contradictions which don't concern me anymore.


Evan Parker


#apparent #concern #contradictions #many #me

I'm full of contradictions.


Juliana Hatfield


#full #i

I try to take people one at a time, with all the contradictions and compromises that most of us live with.


Garry Trudeau


#contradictions #i #live #most #people

Being able to embrace contradictions is a sign of intelligence. Or insanity.


Richard Kadrey


#insanity #intelligence #intelligence






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