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Want to Read saving…. Literature is the most agreeable way of ignoring life. Only at night and all alone, withdrawn, forgotten and lost, with no connection to anything real or useful — only then do I find myself and feel comforted.

My only real concern has been my inner life. The other arts make no such retreat— some because they use visible and hence desasoisego formulas, others because they live from human life itself. I’m two, and both desasosidgo their distance — Siamese twins that aren’t attached. There are phrases from literary works that have a positively human personality.

A poem is the expression of ideas or feelings a language no one uses, because no one talks in verse.


This isn’t the case with literature. Everything interests me, but nothing holds me.

Libro del desasosiego : Fernando Pessoa :

It is a journey of the spirit through the material world and, since dessosiego is the spirit that travels, it is the spirit that is experienced. When the right words were said, all was done; the rest was the sand that had always been.

A novel is a story of what never was, a play is a novel without narration. Return to Book Page. Music soothes, the visual arts exhilarates, the performing arts such as acting and dance entertain. I filled my hands with sand, called it gold, and opened them up to let it slide through.

What I’m attending here is a show with another set. To fernandi understood is to prostitute oneself.

Libro del desasosiego

All I hear is the symphony. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. My whole life, my memories, my imagination and its contents, my personality – it’s all evaporating.

In dreams I have achieved everything. Like a complete outsider, a casual observer of whom I thought I was, I’ve always enjoyed watching my daydreams go down in defeat. To know yourself badly is to think. Perfection is inhuman, because humanity is imperfect.

To have no opinions is to exist. I attend to everything, dreaming all the while.


Libro Del Desasosiego by Fernando Pessoa (Hardcover)

What we see isn’t what we see but what we are. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Sign in with Facebook Sign in options. I’ve written sentences whose sound, read fernandi loud or silently impossible to hide their soundcan only be of something that acquired absolute exteriority and a full-fledged soul.

I was never convinced of what I believed in. Words were my only truth.

The Book of Disquiet Quotes by Fernando Pessoa

No one tires of dreaming, because to dream is to forget, and forgetting does not weigh on us, it is a dreamless sleep throughout which we remain awake. I don’t know what to think or what I am. Thanks for telling us about the ferbando. What we love is the idea we have of someone. To have every opinion is to be a poet.

Travel is the traveler.