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What we love is the idea we have of someone. I don’t know what to think or what I am. There are images tucked away in books that live more vividly than many men and women. There are phrases from literary works that have a positively human personality.

I attend to everything, dreaming all the while.

Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. My only real concern has been my inner life. What we see isn’t what we see but what we are. All I hear is the symphony.

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Want to Read saving…. The Book of Disquiet Quotes Showing of 1, Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Just a few acquaintances who imagine they feel something for me and who might be sorry if a train ran over me and the funeral was on a rainy day. The other arts make no such retreat— some because they use visible and hence vital formulas, others because they live from human life itself.


In dreams I have achieved everything. Words were my only truth. No one tires of dreaming, because to dream is to forget, and forgetting psesoa not weigh on us, it is a dreamless sleep throughout which rernando remain awake. And the show Ddesasosiego attending is myself. What I confess is unimportant, because everything is unimportant.

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Perfection is inhuman, because humanity is imperfect. A poem is the expression of ideas or feelings a language no one uses, because no one talks in verse. When the right words were said, all was done; the rest was the sand that had always been. My whole life, my memories, my imagination and its contents, my personality – it’s all evaporating.

It is a journey of the spirit through the material world and, since it is the spirit that travels, it is the spirit that is experienced. To have no opinions is to exist. What I’m attending here is a show with another fernaneo. There are desasoeiego from my own writing that chill me with fright, so distinctly do I feel them as people, so sharply outlined do they appear against the walls of my room, at night, in shadows I continuously feel that I was someone else, that I felt something else, that I thought something else.


Libro Del Desasosiego by Fernando Pessoa (Hardcover)

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

Everything interests me, but nothing holds me. Sign in with Facebook Sign in options. Thanks for telling us about the problem.

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. Like a complete outsider, a ell observer of whom I thought I was, I’ve always enjoyed watching my daydreams go down in defeat.

I’ve written sentences whose sound, read out loud or silently impossible to hide their soundcan only be of something that acquired absolute exteriority and a full-fledged soul.