George Sand: I used to think I'd die of suffocation when I was married. Now it's freedom that's killing me.
Alfred DeMusset: It's true. She's a cannibal. She would drink the blood of her children from the skull of her lover and not feel so much as a stomachache.
George Sand: I am not full of virtues and noble qualities. I love. That is all. But I love strongly, exclusively, and steadfastly.