Posts tagged "literature"
Besides, he thought, everything kills everything else in some way. Fishing kills me exactly as it keeps me alive.
Ernest Hemingway, The Old Man and the Sea
Can human nature be changed in such a way that man will forget his longing for freedom, for dignity, for integrity, for love - that is to say, can man forget that he is human?
Erich Fromm, from the Afterword for George Orwell’s 1984
She smiled, her last smile, to so much that had been possible.
Ayn Rand, We the Living (thanks, scribbydr)