Joseph Conrad quote about life from Heart of Darkness - We live, as we dream—alone...
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We live, as we dream—alone...
 Joseph Conrad, Heart of Darkness (1899). copy citation

Author Joseph Conrad
Source Heart of Darkness
Topic life dream loneliness
Date 1899
Language English


“No, it is impossible; it is impossible to convey the life-sensation of any given epoch of one's existence—that which makes its truth, its meaning—its subtle and penetrating essence. It is impossible. We live, as we dream—alone….»
He paused again as if reflecting, then added: «Of course in this you fellows see more than I could then. You see me, whom you know….»
It had become so pitch dark that we listeners could hardly see one another.” source

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