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Cool Quotes from Everywhere and Nowhere, on Contradictions, Existence and Nothingness

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What fun it would be", he thought, "if one didn't have to think about happiness!"

Aldous Huxley
Brave New World, 1932
Huxley's Quote

Showing up is 80 percent of life”

Woody Allen, 1977
Woody Allen Quote

There is nothing like getting your ass kicked to get things into perspective!”

Jay Leno
Joe Rogan Experience #692 - Jay Leno, September 3, 2015
Joe Rogan Experience 692 - Jay Leno

I am not what I am."

William Shakespeare, Othello, Act 1, scene 1, believed to have been written in 1603.

Iago confessing to Roderigo that he despises Othello for overlooking him, and rewarding the inexperienced Cassio with the title of lieutenant.
To get revenge, Iago’s deceptive nature creates a false sense of reality that will lead to Othello’s demise, and eventually to his own.
False sense of Reality

...in the present state of things in England, the people who do most harm are the people who try to do most good."

Oscar Wilde
The Soul of Man Under Socialism, 1891
Oscar Wilde, The Soul of Man Under Socialism

KC-10 “Hey Sir, how are you doing?”

F-15 “Great, kind of boring out there.”

KC-10 “Oooh man, I thought you would have some exciting news for me!”

F-15 “No, all quiet on the Western Front.”

Small Talk During Mid-air Refuelling: KC-10 Refuels F-15 Eagles
MiliSource, April 23, 2018
Small Talk During Mid-air Refuelling

…It’s almost like people really wanted a panic…”

Elon Musk on the Covid-19 situation
Joe Rogan Experience #1470, May 7, 2020
Elon Musk to Joe Rogan

It was all very well to say "Drink me," but the wise little Alice was not going to do that in a hurry. "No, I’ll look first," she said, "and see whether it’s marked “poison” or not."

Lewis Carroll, Author
Alice

Do you envy people who have seen ghosts, as I do?"

Dick Cavett,  The Dick Cavett Show, Stephen King and others discuss The Shining as well as the horror genre and what makes scary so appealing, October 1980
Dick Cavett on Ghosts

Conversation is a Lost Art!''

Joe Rogan
Joe Rogan Experience #1417 Kevin Ross, January 2020
...on the Art of Conversation
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