Rainer Maria Rilke Quote

I hold this to be the highest task for a bond between two people: that each protects the solitude of the other.


letter to Paula Modersohn-Becker, 12 February 1902, in Gesammelte Briefe (1904) vol. 1

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I hold this to be the highest task for a bond between two people: that each protects the solitude of the other.

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I hold this to be the highest task for a bond between two people: that each protects the solitude of the other.

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I hold this to be the highest task for a bond between two people: that each protects the solitude of the other.

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I hold this to be the highest task for a bond between two people: that each protects the solitude of the other.