Life and Death
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Life is a tragedy for those who feel, and a comedy for those who think, and a docudrama with ugly actors for those who film docudramas.
It's better to waste one's youth than to do nothing with it at all.
The happiness of the bee and the dolphin is to exist. For man it is to know that and to wonder at it.
To be prepared against surprise is to be trained. To be prepared for surprise is to be educated.
After I'm dead, I'd rather have people ask why I have no monument than why I have one.
Any idiot can face a crisis; it is this day-to-day living that wears you out.
Search for meaning, eat, sleep. Search for meaning, eat, sleep. Die, search for meaning, search for meaning, search for meaning.
Thoughts are the gun, words are the bullets, deeds are the target, the bulls-eye is heaven.
We are all serving a life sentence, and good behaviour is our only hope for a pardon.