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A good book is an education of the heart. It enlarges your sense of human possibility what human nature is of what happens in the world. It’s a creator of inwardness. ― Susan Sontag

“A good book is an education of the heart.” ― Susan Sontag

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I want to be able to be alone, to find it nourishing – not just a waiting. ― Susan Sontag

“I want to be able to be alone, to find it nourishing – not just a waiting.” ― Susan Sontag

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It hurts to love. It’s like giving yourself to be flayed and knowing that at any moment the other person may just walk off with your skin. ― Susan Sontag

“It hurts to love. It’s like giving yourself to be flayed & knowing that at any moment the other person may just walk off with your skin.” ― Susan Sontag

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To photograph people is to violate them, by seeing them as they never see themselves, by having knowledge of them that they can never have; it turns people into objects that can be symbolically possessed. Just as a camera is a sublimation of the gun, to photograph someone is a subliminal murder – a soft murder, appropriate to a sad, frightened time. ― Susan Sontag, On Photography

“Just as a camera is a sublimation of the gun, to photograph someone is a subliminal murder – a soft murder, appropriate to a sad, frightened time.” ― Susan Sontag

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“Do stuff. be clenched, curious. Not waiting for inspiration’s shove or society’s kiss on your forehead. Pay attention. It’s all about paying attention. Attention is vitality. It connects you with others. It makes you eager. stay eager.” ― Susan Sontag

“Attention is vitality. It connects you with others. It makes you eager. stay eager.” ― Susan Sontag

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