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identity crisis Quotes

Eight of the best book quotes about identity crisis
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“I am circling around God, around the ancient tower, and I have been circling for a thousand years, and I still don’t know if I am a falcon, or a storm, or a great song.”
Rainer Maria Rilke
author
God
person
The Book of Hours
book
identity crisis
god's plan
to know God
concepts
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″. . . I wanted to be alone so I could search for the part of my life that existed before integration, the Melba I was struggling to hold on to.”
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“I’m not really sure which parts of myself are real and which parts are things I’ve gotten from books.”
Alice
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“I can’t do this, I can’t just be a wife. I don’t understand how anyone does it—there is literally nothing to do but wait. Wait for a man to come home and love you. Either that or look around for something to distract you.”
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“I am not the girl I used to be. I am no longer desirable, I’m off-putting in some way. It’s not just that I’ve put on weight, or that my face is puffy from the drinking and the lack of sleep; it’s as if people can see the damage written all over me, can see it in my face, the way I hold myself, the way I move.”
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“What if I’m a princess on another planet? And no one on this planet knows it?”
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“I didn’t know how close she was to the person who had gone completely fugue at the party.”
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“We had a party at the end of the week over at Quendy’s, because her parents were off choking somewhere. That was when everyone was having those choking parties. I mean, it was completely midlife crisis.”

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