Anais Nin – It is the function of…

It is the function of art to renew our perception. What we are familiar with…


“It is the function of art to renew our perception. What we are familiar with we cease to see. The writer shakes up the familiar scene, and, as if by magic, we see a new meaning in it.”
-Anais Nin

Anais Nin – I, with a deeper instinct…

I, with a deeper instinct, choose a man who compels my strength, who makes enormous…


“I, with a deeper instinct, choose a man who compels my strength, who makes enormous demands on me, who does not doubt my courage or my toughness, who does not believe me naive or innocent, who has the courage to treat me like a woman.”
-Anais Nin