Fernando pessoa Quotes

โ€œIn order to under...

โ€œIn order to understand, I destroyed myself.โ€ โ€”Fernando Pessoa
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"We never love anyone. What we love is the i...

"We never love anyone. What we love is the idea we have of someone. It's our own concept--our own selves--that we love." (~Fernando Pessoa)
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โ€œI'd woken up early, and I...

โ€œI'd woken up early, and I took a long time getting ready to exist.โ€ โ€”Fernando Pessoa
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No intelligent idea can gain gener...

No intelligent idea can gain general acceptance unless some stupidity is mixed in with it. - Fernando Pessoa
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โ€œIโ€™ve dreamed a lot. Iโ€™m tired now from dreaming but not tired of dreaming. No one tires of ...

โ€œIโ€™ve dreamed a lot. Iโ€™m tired now from dreaming but not tired of dreaming. 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. In dreams I have achieved everything. โ€œ -Fernando Pessoa
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โ€œThe value of things is not the time they last, but th...

โ€œThe value of things is not the time they last, but the intensity with which they occur. That is why there are unforgettable moments and unique people!โ€ โ€• Fernando Pessoa
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โ€œLife is whatever we make it. The trave...

โ€œLife is whatever we make it. The traveller is the journey. What we see is not what we see but who we are.โ€ โ€”Fernando Pessoa
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โ€œIโ€™d woken up early, and I...

โ€œIโ€™d woken up early, and I took a long time getting ready to exist.โ€œ โ€”Fernando Pessoa
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"Whatever I was, whatever I wasnโ€™t โ€” itโ€™s all in what I am. Whatever I...

"Whatever I was, whatever I wasnโ€™t โ€” itโ€™s all in what I am. Whatever I wanted, whatever I didnโ€™t want โ€” all of this has shaped me. Whatever I loved, or stopped loving โ€” in me itโ€™s the same nostalgia." โ€”Fernando Pessoa
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jun 04
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โ€œTo think of our greatest anxiety as an insignificant event, not only in the life of...

โ€œTo think of our greatest anxiety as an insignificant event, not only in the life of the universe but also in the life of our own soul, is the beginning of wisdom. To think this way right in the midst of our anxiety is the height of wisdom.โ€ โ€“ Fernando Pessoa
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"My soul is impatient with itself, as with a bothersome child; its...

"My soul is impatient with itself, as with a bothersome child; its restlessness keeps growing and is forever the same. Everything interests me, but nothing holds me." โ€• Fernando Pessoa, The Book of Disquiet
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โ€œI'd woken up early, and I took a ...

โ€œI'd woken up early, and I took a long time getting ready to exist.โ€ โ€• Fernando Pessoa, The Book of Disquiet
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"Everything interest...

"Everything interests me, but nothing holds me." โ€“ Fernando Pessoa
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All of us in this world are living on board a ship that is...

All of us in this world are living on board a ship that is sailing from one unknown port to another, and we should treat each other with a travellerโ€™s cordiality. - Fernando Pessoa
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โ€œWe worship perfection because we can't have it; if we had it...

โ€œWe worship perfection because we can't have it; if we had it, we would reject it. Perfection is inhuman, because humanity is imperfect.โ€ Fernando Pessoa (1888 - 1935), The Book of Disquiet
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"Everything is worthw...

"Everything is worthwhile... if the soul isn't small" Fernando Pessoa
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"If i could tell you what I will neve...

"If i could tell you what I will never tell you, you would have understand what I don't even know." - Fernando Pessoa
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