To make absolute, unconditional surrender to the woman one loves is to break every bond save the desire not to lose her, which is the most terrible bond of all.

Henry Miller

Henry Miller

Profession: Author
Nationality: American

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Up on the Brooklyn Bridge a man is standing in agony, waiting to jump, or waiting to write a poem, or waiting for the blood to leave his vessels because if he advances another foot the pain of his love will kill him.

The only thing we can never get enough of is love. And the one thing we never give is enough love.

By choosing to live above the ordinary level we create extraordinary problems for ourselves.

Every man has his own destiny: the only imperative is to follow it, to accept it, no matter where it leads him.

There is only one thing which interests me vitally now, and that is the recording of all that which is omitted in books.

A fatuous, suicidal wish that is constipated by words and paralyzed by thought.

Out of nothingness arises the sign of infinity; beneath the ever-rising spirals slowly sinks the gaping hole. The land and the water make numbers joined, a poem written with flesh and stronger than steel or granite. Through endless night the earth whirls toward a creation unknown...

No matter how attached I became to a 'cunt', I was always more interested in the person who owned it. A cunt doesn't live a separate, independent existence. Nothing does. Everything is interrelated.

Art consists in going the full length. If you start with the drums you have to end with dynamite, or TNT.

Cluster together like stars!

Chaos is the score upon which reality is written.

The waking mind is the least serviceable in the arts.

The moment I stepped on the American boat which was to take me to New York I felt I was in another world. I was among the go-getters again, among the restless souls, who, not knowing how to live their own life, wish to change the world for everybody.

He saw that it wasn't just a circus, but an arena, just like everywhere.