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There is not one big cosmic meaning for all; there is only the meaning we each give to our life, an individual meaning, an individual plot, like an individual novel, a book for each person.

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  • Author Anaïs Nin
  • Profession: Author, Journalist, Actor, Novelist
  • Nationality: American
  • Born: 1903
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