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He liked to observe emotions; they were like red lanterns strung along the dark unknown of another's personality, marking vulnerable points. - Ayn Rand


With each passage of human growth we must shed a protective structure (like a hardy crustacean). We are left exposed and vulnerable, but also yeasty and embryonic again, capable of stretching in ways we hadn't known before. - Gail Sheehy


To love at all is to be vulnerable. - C. S. Lewis


I do not believe that sheer suffering teaches. If suffering alone taught, all the world would be wise, since everyone suffers. To suffering must be added mourning, understanding, patience, love, openness and the willingness to remain vulnerable. - Joseph Addison


When I hear music, I fear no danger. I am invulnerable. I see no foe. I am related to the earliest times, and to the latest. - Henry David Thoreau


We all need somebody to talk to. It would be good if we talked, not just pitter-patter, but real talk. We shouldn't be so afraid, because most people really like this contact; that you show you are vulnerable makes them free to be vulnerable. - Liv Ullmann


Somewhere in the world is the most invincible man. Just as somewhere is the most vulnerable. (No Country For Old Men) - Cormac McCarthy


Writers must fortify themselves with pride and egotism as best they can. The process is analogous to using sandbags and loose timbers to protect a house against flood. Writers are vulnerable creatures like anyone else. For what do they have in reality? Not sandbags, not timbers. Just a flimsy reputation and a name. - Brian W. Aldiss