anais nin Quotes

Tropical nights are hammocks for lovers.
tags: night lover
— Anais Nin
Your eyes make me shy.
tags: eyes
— Anais Nin
I love your silences, they are like mine.
tags: silence
— Anais Nin
I see enormous loves growing immense and finally crushing me.
— Anais Nin
If I love you it means we share the same fantasies, the same madnesses.
tags: fantasy madness
— Anais Nin
The enemy of a love is never outside, it's not a man or a woman, it's what we lack in ourselves.
tags: enemies men women enemy
— Anais Nin
Age does not protect you from love. But love, to some extent, protects you from age.
tags: age
— Anais Nin
He was now in that state of fire that she loved. She wanted to be burnt.
tags: fire
— Anais Nin
To think of him in the middle of the day lifts me out of ordinary living.
tags: living
— Anais Nin
I reserve the right to love many different people at once, and to change my prince often.
tags: people right
— Anais Nin
Only the united beat of sex and heart together can create ecstasy.
tags: heart sex
— Anais Nin
The truly faithless one is the one who makes love to only a fraction of you. And denies the rest.
— Anais Nin
The only abnormality is the incapacity to love.
— Anais Nin
Our love of each other was like two long shadows kissing without hope of reality.
tags: reality kissing hope
— Anais Nin
You don't find love, it finds you. It's got a little bit to do with destiny, fate, and what's written in the stars.
tags: fate star
— Anais Nin
Love never dies a natural death. It dies because we don't know how to replenish its source. It dies of blindness and errors and betrayals. It dies of illness and wounds; it dies of weariness, of witherings, of tarnishings.
tags: betrayal death illness die
— Anais Nin
Memory is a great betrayer.
tags: memory
— Anais Nin
I needed to live, but I also needed to record what I lived.
tags: live
— Anais Nin
When I don't write, I feel my world shrink. I lose my fire, my color.
tags: world fire write
— Anais Nin
In music I feel most deeply the passing of things.
tags: music
— Anais Nin
Experience teaches acceptance of the imperfect as life.
tags: experience acceptance
— Anais Nin
The softness of the summer day like an ermine paw.
tags: summer
— Anais Nin
Stations and airports are rehearsals for separations by death.
tags: death
— Anais Nin
Guilt is the one burden human beings can't bear alone.
tags: human alone guilt
— Anais Nin
It's all right for a woman to be, above all, human. I am a woman first of all.
tags: women human right
— Anais Nin
You can either give negativity power over your life or you can choose happiness instead.
tags: happiness power
— Anais Nin
The final lesson a writer learns is that everything can nourish the writer.
tags: lessons learn
— Anais Nin
The unconscious can become destructive if it is disregarded and thwarted.
— Anais Nin
To write is to descend, to excavate, to go underground.
tags: write
— Anais Nin
we cannot cure the evils of politics with politics.
tags: evil politics
— Anais Nin
Big Business and Politics are twins, they are the monsters who kill everything, corrupt everything.
tags: politics business
— Anais Nin
perhaps the only magician we have is the artist.
tags: artist
— Anais Nin
You are the only woman who ever answered the demands of my imagination.
tags: women imagination
— Anais Nin
Compassion for our parents is the true sign of maturity.
tags: compassion true maturity parent
— Anais Nin
Mature people relate to each other without the need to merge.
tags: people
— Anais Nin
Violence is a symptom of impotence.
tags: violence
— Anais Nin
Jazz is the music of the body.
tags: body music
— Anais Nin
The richest source of creation is feeling, followed by a vision of its meaning.
tags: meaning creation vision
— Anais Nin
Those who cannot live fully often become destroyers of life.
tags: live
— Anais Nin
I want to live darkly and richly in my femaleness.
tags: live
— Anais Nin
anais nin
Birth    : February 21, 1903
Death  : January 14, 1977
Occupation  : Author