30 Anais Nin Quotes About Love, Passion, Friendship & More
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Angela Anais Juana Antolina Rosa Edelmira Nin y Culmell, often known as Anais Nin, is a Franco-Cuban American journalist, essayist, and writer. Nin is the
daughter of Joaquín Nin(composer) and classical vocalist Rosa Culmell and was born to French Cuban parents. Nin spent her childhood in Spain and Cuba, around sixteen years in Paris, and the remaining of her life in the United States from where she came to fame as an author. Love quotes by Anais Nin are well-known throughout the world. It is evident from her final pieces of earliest journals, written when she was still in her teens, that writing shaped her life and offered purpose to it as well. Here are the chosen Anais Nin quotes about love, passion and friendship!
Anais Nin Quotes On Love
Love quotes by Anais Nin are popular among the masses throughout the world. Check out some of the best Anais Nin quotes on love.
“I wept because my eyes were opened to reality… I wept because I could not believe anymore and I love to believe.” ANAIS NIN
“I can still love passionately without believing. That means I love” ANAIS NIN
“It is easy to love and there are so many ways to do it.” ANAIS NIN
“The bed must be a beautiful place, not only because you make love there but because you dream there as well.” ANAIS NIN
“I surrender my sincerity because if I love you it means we share the same fantasies, the same madness.” ANAIS NIN
“The love of only one man or one woman is an enclosure.”
“I love her for what she has dared to be, for her hardness, her cruelty, her egoism, her perverseness, her demoniac destructiveness.” ANAIS NIN
“Do not seek the because – in love there is no because, no reason, no explanation, no solutions.” ANAIS NIN
“The truly faithless one is the one who makes love to only a fraction of you. And denies the rest.” ANAIS NIN Source: THE DIARY OF ANAIS NIN
“Someday I’ll be locked up for love insanity. ‘She loved too much!” ANAIS NIN
“Love never dies a natural death. It dies because we don’t know how to replenish its source.” ANAIS NIN
“Our love of each other was like two long shadows kissing without hope of reality.”
“You don’t find love, it finds you.” ANAIS NIN Passion Anais Nin Quotes
There is something that always makes us feel alive, a passionate desire that gives our life a little more meaning, a fulfilling and worthwhile activity. Here are Anais Nin quotes about passion.
“Life is a process of becoming, a combination of states we have to go through. Where people fail is that they wish to elect a state and remain in it. This is a kind of death.” ANAIS NIN Source: The Mirror and the Garden: Realism and Reality in the Writings of Anais Nin
“Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one’s courage.” ANAIS NIN Source: IMDB
“Passion gives me moments of wholeness.” ANAIS NIN Source: THE DIARY OF ANAIS NIN
“The fiery moments of passionate experience are the moments of wholeness and totality of the personality.” ANAIS NIN
“The one who travels like a lover searching for a new passion is suddenly blessed with new eyes, new ears, new senses.”
“What everyone forgets is that passion is not merely a heightened sensual fusion but a way of life which produces, as in the mystics, an ecstatic awareness of the whole of life.” ANAIS NIN
“I don’t wish power, only art -art and passion.” ANAIS NIN
“Everything with me is either worship and passion or pity and understanding. I hate rarely, though when I hate. I hate murderously.” ANAIS NIN Anais Nin Friendship Quotes
Take a look at these friendship quotes by Anais Nin. You might find some relatable quotes here that you are looking for.
“Each friend represents a world in us, a world not born until they arrive, and it is only by this meeting that a new world is born.” ANAIS NIN
“What I cannot love, I overlook. Is that real friendship?” ANAIS NIN
“Throw your dreams into space like a kite, and you do not know what it will bring back, a new life, a new friend, a new love, a new country.”
“I only regret that everybody wants to deprive me of the journal, which is the only steadfast friend I have, the only one which makes my life bearable…” ANAIS NIN
“I cannot concentrate all my friendship on any single one of my friends because no one is complete enough in himself.” ANAIS NIN Anais Nin Quotes On Life
Anais Nin has some relatable words to say from her life experiences. Check out these Anais Nin quotes on Life!
“Reality doesn’t impress me. I only believe in intoxication, in ecstasy, and when ordinary life shackles me, I escape, one way or another. No more walls.” ANAIS NIN Source: THE RESURGENCE AND ALLURE OF ANAIS NIN
“Some people read to confirm their own hopelessness. Others read to be rescued from it.” ANAIS NIN
“Ordinary life does not interest me. I seek only the high moments.” ANAIS NIN Source: THE DIARY OF ANAIS NIN
“I am lonely, yet not everybody will do. I don’t know why, some people fill the gaps and others emphasize my loneliness.”
Anais Nin, best renowned for her contributions to literature and writing, had a lot to say about love. Even with her conflicting attitude, she is considered an inspiration.
Despite her death many years ago, Nin’s work remains popular. Hopefully, as much as they inspired us, the above quotes have inspired you as well.
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