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Antonio Porchia

Antonio Porchia is the author of Voices (Copper Canyon Press, 2003).

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Whatever I take, I take too much or too little; I do not take 
the exact amount. The exact amount is no use to me.

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When one does not love the impossible, one does not love anything.

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Every time I wake I understand how easy it is to be nothing