quarta-feira, 27 de maio de 2009
"I see many people die because they judge that life is not worth living. I see others paradoxically getting killed for the ideas or illusions that give them a reason for living (what is called a reason for living is also an excellent reason for dying). I therefore conclude that the meaning of life is the most urgent of questions."
Albert Camus, The Myth of Sisyphus
terça-feira, 26 de maio de 2009
segunda-feira, 25 de maio de 2009
"Ethical axioms are found and tested not very differently from the axioms of science. Truth is what stands the test of experience."
"Every day I remind myself that my inner and outer life are based on the labors of other men, living and dead, and that I must exert myself in order to give in the same measure as I have received and am still receiving"
"The secret to creativity is knowing how to hide your sources."
"Everything that is really great and inspiring is created by the individual who can labour in freedom."
"Not everything that can be counted counts, and not everything that counts can be counted."