Ding Ling Quotes
Brief author info: Ding Ling (c. 1904-1986) Chinese novelist and short story writer; one of China's most influential nd controversial writers. Political activist; as reform-minded writer, was first forced into exile by right-wing Kuomintang (Nationalist) government; later, was target of left-wing Communist government in antirightist campaign of 1957. Stopped writing for publication; later, resumed career after being rehabilitated by government in 1979.
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Happiness is to take up the struggle in the midst of the raging storm and not to pluck the lute in the moonlight or recite poetry among the blossoms.
Nobody will be able to forgive me but myself.
Live and die your own way, unnoticed.
In truth, it is I who have defiled myself, for one is one s own fiercest enemy.
When will it no longer be necessary to attach special weight to the word woman and raise it specially?
I wanted to escape from love, but didn't know how.
Rather than calling this diary a record of my life, it's more accurate to regard it as the sum of all my tears.
You believe lies so you eventually learn to trust no one but yourself.
Friends show their love in times of trouble, not in happiness.
The reason I talk to myself is because I'm the only one whose answers I accept.
It is better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to open one's mouth and remove all doubt.
Much happiness is overlooked because it doesn't cost anything.