"She was free in her wildness. She was a wanderess, a drop of free water. She belonged to no man and to no city."
"Commitment is an act, not a word"
"Knowing how to be solitary is central to the art of loving. When we can be alone, we can be with others without using them as a means of escape."
"God I loved that man. Love flooded every cell in my body and I felt physically ill at the thought of never seeing him again."