Sarah Kane

3 February 1971 – 20 February 1999


Place of birth: Brentwood, Essex, United Kingdom
Most famous book: Crave
Interesting facts:

  • During her teenage years she was a committed Christian
  • She suffered from severe depression throughout her life
  • She took her own life, by hanging herself by her shoelaces in a hospital bathroom


17 Beautiful Sarah Kane’s Quotes:

1.”I have no interest in trying to manipulate people’s emotions or opinions.”

2.”Fuck you. Fuck you. Fuck you for rejecting me by never being there, fuck you for making me feel like shit about myself, fuck you for bleeding the fucking love and life out of me, fuck my father for fucking up my life for good and fuck my mother for not leaving him, but most of all, fuck you God for making me love a person who does not exist.

3.”There’s not a drug on earth can make life meaningful.”

4.”Embrace beautiful lies – the chronic insanity of the sane.”

5.”They will love me for that which destroys me.”

6.”What I sometimes mistake for ecstasy is simply the absence of grief.”

7.”No one survives life.”

8.”It is myself I have never met, whose face is pasted on the underside of my mind.


9.”Your hair is an act of God.”

10.”I love you still,
Against my will.”

11.”Death is my lover and he wants to move in.”

12.”The only thing that’s permanent is destruction
we’re all going to disappear
trying to leave a mark more permanent than myself.”

13.”Once you have perceived that life is very cruel, the only response is to live with as much humanity, humor and freedom as you can.”

14.”You get mixed messages because I have mixed feelings.”

15.”No boy is worth crying over and the one who is won’t make you cry.”

16.” I am the beast at the end of the rope.”

17. “…and somehow somehow somehow communicate some of the overwhelming undying overpowering unconditional all-encompassing heart-enriching mind-expanding on-going never-ending love I have for you.”