„But I'm glad you'll see me as I am. Above all, I wouldn't want people to think that I want to prove anything. I don't want to prove anything, I just want to live; to cause no evil to anyone but myself. I have that right, haven't I?“

—  Liev Tolstói, livro Anna Karenina

Fonte: Anna Karenina

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—  Stephen Chbosky, livro The Perks of Being a Wallflower

Variante: If somebody likes me, I want them to like the real me, not what they think I am.
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—  Hope Solo American association football player 1981

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—  Steve Ballmer American businessman who was the chief executive officer of Microsoft 1956

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„Over the course of the war I came to understand a lot. The Communists are right... It's terrible that many people haven't understood anything and want to return everything back..“

—  Albert Marquet French artist 1875 - 1947

from the memoirs of Ilya Ehrenburg; as quoted by Mikhail Guerman, in Albert Marquet – The Paradox of Time, Parkstone Aurora Publishers, Bournemouth England, 1995, p. 82
Ilya Ehrenburg wrote that Marquet said him this shortly after the War, in 1946.

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