– Elizabeth Appell, under the nickname Lassie Benton [Widely Misattributed to Anaïs Nin , See Source Notes for details]
Quote Number: 696
Source: Appell, Elizabeth. “Risk.” John F Kennedy University: Orinda, California. January 1979.
Source Notes: While this quote has been widely attributed to Anaïs Nin since as early as the 1980s, there is no record of it in her works. See here for a more information on authorship.