” Renown is something people have always wanted, but maybe what’s modern is that it’s considered a virtue, this desire, rather than a vice. I might be wrong about this. “


” Everyone’s always telling themselves stories about their lives, writers or not. “


” I’ve always had individual friends, but I didn’t find the people I wanted to learn from as an adult until my mid-twenties. “


” I saw what was wonderful about human companionship. Before that, I was quite content to be alone, to be a solitary wandering person, and I thought I always would be. Love changed that. “


” A woman will always be made to feel like a criminal, whatever choice she makes, however hard she tries. Mothers feel like criminals. Non-mothers do, too. “



All 5 Sheila Heti Quotes about Always in picture


Renown is something people have always wanted, but maybe what
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I saw what was wonderful about human companionship. Before that, I was quite content to be alone, to be a solitary wandering person, and I thought I always would be. Love changed that.
A woman will always be made to feel like a criminal, whatever choice she makes, however hard she tries. Mothers feel like criminals. Non-mothers do, too.
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