There is a love that blazes up and is forgotten; there is a love that unites and divides – a love until death.
“Every time I hear a political speech or I read those of our leaders, I am horrified at having, for years, heard nothing which sounded human. It is always the same words telling the same lies. And the fact that men accept this, that the people’s anger has not destroyed these hollow clowns, strikes me as proof that men attribute no importance to the way they are governed; that they gamble – yes, gamble – with a whole part of their life and their so called ‘vital interests.”
– Albert Camus
The mind once enlightened cannot again become dark.
“Nothing has ever been more insupportable for a man and a human society than freedom.”
– Fyodor Dostoevsky, The Brothers Karamazov
“I am alone, I thought, and they are everybody.”
– Fyodor Dostoevsky, Notes From Underground
I like mathematics because it is not human and has nothing particular to do with this planet or with the whole accidental universe.