I knew I would always want to go on living with myself, however hollow I became, however diseased.
More Quotes from John Fowles:It's despair at the lack of feeling, of love, of reason in the world. It's despair that anyone can even contemplate the idea of dropping a bomb or ordering that it should be dropped. It's despair that so few of us care. It's despair that there's so much brutality and callousness in the world. It's despair that perfectly normal young men can be made vicious and evil because they've won a lot of money. And then do what you've done to me.
To write poetry and to commit suicide, apparently so contradictory, had really been the same, attempts at escape.
There comes a time in each life like a point of fulcrum. At that time you must accept yourself. It is not anymore what you will become. It is what you are and always will be.
I mean I never feel I feel what I ought to feel.
When you draw something it lives and when you photograph it it dies
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Follow your passion.
I'm being honest, I say what I think.