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Proust: Persistent Upheavals Raise Up the Past | Remembrance of Things Pass #154

PERSISTENT UPHEAVALS RAISE UP THE PAST

“Days in the past cover up little by little those that preceded them and are themselves buried beneath those that follow them. 127 more words

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Proust: Memories Through the Pain | Remembrance of Things Pass #153

MEMORIES THROUGH THE PAIN

“Your real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new landscapes, but having new eyes.”

“For with the perturbations of memory are linked the intermittencies of the heart.” 69 more words

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Proust: Something Broken You Restore | Remembrance of Things Pass #152

SOMETHING BROKEN YOU RESTORE

“Now there is one thing I can tell you: you will enjoy certain pleasures you would not fathom now. When you still had your mother you often thought of the days when you would have her no longer. 121 more words

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Proust: 'The Readers' Truth' | Remembrance of Things Pass #151

THE READERS’ TRUTH

“In reality, every reader, while he is reading, is the reader of his own self. The writer’s work is merely a kind of optical instrument, which he offers to the reader to permit him to discern what, without the book, he would perhaps never have seen in himself. 21 more words

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Proust: 'Past Meets Now Echoing Strong' | Remembrance of Things Pass #150

PAST MEETS NOW ECHOING STRONG

“Days in the past cover up little by little those that preceded them and are themselves buried beneath those that follow them. 127 more words

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Proust: 'Sins Plummet . Winged Creatures Soar' | Remembrance of Things Pass #149

SINS PLUMMET . WHILE WINGED CREATURES SOAR

“To such beings, such fugitive beings, their own nature and our anxiety fasten wings. And even when they are with us the look in their eyes seems to warn us that they are about to take flight. 24 more words

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