[Answer the Proust Questionnaire]
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On Fri, 01 Aug 14 05:33:37 UTC Electryo (15) answered the Proust Questionnaire (click on a question to read other answers):
- What do you regard as the lowest depth of misery?
- That feeling of total emptiness, of being suffocated in the darkness
- Where would you like to live?
- In the wilderness, alone
- What is your idea of earthly happiness?
- To live apart from humanity in quiet communion with nature and art and my books
- To what faults do you feel most indulgent?
- Idleness and gluttony
- Who are your favorite heroes of fiction?
- Lucifer, Edmond Dantes, Hamlet, Stephen Dedalus
- Who are your favorite characters in history?
- Nietzsche, Akhenaten, Thomas Jefferson, Plato
- Who are your favorite heroines of fiction?
- Jo March, Esther Greenwood, Maggie Tulliver, Hester Prynne
- Your favorite painter?
- William Blake, Hieronymus Bosch, Dali
- Your favorite musician?
- Bach, Beethoven, Wagner
- The quality you most admire in a man?
- Courage, honor, intelligence, wit
- The quality you most admire in a woman?
- Beauty, intelligence, grace
- Your favorite virtue?
- Your favorite occupation?
- Your most marked characteristic?
- A certain insecurity peculiar to the autodidact who is bitterly aware of her limits
- What do you most value in your friends?
- What to your mind would be the greatest of misfortunes?
- An existence devoid of beauty
- What would you like to be?
- Myself, fully realized
- What is your favorite color?
- A deep blue
- What is your favorite flower?
- The black rose
- What is your favorite bird?
- The eagle
- Who are your favorite prose writers?
- Ray Bradbury, H. P. Lovecraft, Flannery O'Connor
- Who are your favorite poets?
- Emily Dickinson, Shelley, Auden, Robinson Jeffers
- Who are your heroes in real life?
- Those who continually strive for self-betterment
- Who are your favorite heroines of history?
- Hypatia, Catherine the Great, Louise Michel, Elena Cornaro Piscopia, Germaine de Stael
- What are your favorite names?
- Katerina, Theodore, Emil, Philip, Miranda, Olive
- What is it you most dislike?
- Stupidity, ignorance
- What event in military history do you most admire?
- The Battle of Thermopylae
- What natural gift would you most like to possess?
- The ability to speak many languages fluently
- How would you like to die?
- In a blaze of glory!
- What is your motto?
- Die and become
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