“And never have I felt so deeply at one and the same time so detached from myself and so present in the world.”
“Do things your future self will thank you for.”
There is no exquisite beauty without some strangeness in the proportion.
The fact that someone else loves you doesn’t rescue you from the project of loving yourself.
Don’t wait around for others to experience life with you. Take the lead, go out, and get the most out of life. Eventually, you’ll have more company than you can handle.