A person is never happy till their vague strivings has itself marked out its proper limitations.Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
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Quotes regarding Absurdity.
- In a world where everything is ridiculous, nothing can be ridiculed. You cannot unmask a mask.
- On the Comic Spirit by G. K. Chesterton,
- The absurd is born of the confrontation between the human call and the unreasonable silence of the world.
- The Myth of Sisyphus by Albert Camus
- The more absurd life is, the more unsupportable death is.
- The Words by Jean-Paul Sartre
- The privilege of absurdity; to which no living creature is subject but man only.
- Leviathan by Thomas Hobbes
- There is no idea, no fact, which could not be vulgarized and presented in a ludicrous light.
- Polnoye Sobraniye Sochinyeni by Dostoevsky
- There is but one step from the sublime to the ridiculous.
- often attributed to Napoleon after the retreat from Russia (Dec. 1812)