“It’s ironic really, when all I’ve ever…”

“It’s ironic really, when all I’ve ever wanted is to be loved for my true self, and yet I tried so hard to present myself as anything other than who I am.”
–Portia de Rossi
Quoted in People Magazine, November 15 2010

This is one in a series of quotations.

I’ve been working, from time to time, on a book of quotations for many years.  I call it, “The Mind Boggles”, from one of my favorite quotations.  I do source quotations a bit differently from a lot of people.  In the case of a work of a fiction, I consider that the character said the line…not the author.  As a bit of an author myself (in a minor way), I can tell you…my characters definitely say things that I would never say.  These are all quotations that I’ve collected myself: I’ve read the book, seen the TV episode, and so on.

Hope you enjoy them!

This post by Bufo Calvin originally appeared in the The Measured Circle.

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