Most people don’t believe something can happen until it already has. That’s not stupidity or weakness, that’s just human nature.
I really did believe Alexander when he said he loved me. He promised we would be married, we even picked out a church, San Vittore in Brienno.”
I don`t believe in careers, I just picture myself always as one of those old actors from the 19th century who go from village to village in their repertoire.
A man who himself does not believe what he tells another … has even less worth than if he were a mere thing.