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A sudden silence in the middle of a conversation suddenly brings us ba...   Life
Anyone can escape into sleep, we are all geniuses when we dream, the b...   Dreams
Consciousness is much more than the thorn, it is the dagger in the fle...   Life
Criticism is a misconception: we must read not to understand others bu...   Life
Does our ferocity not derive from the fact that our instincts are all ...   Life
Every thought derives from a thwarted sensation.   Life
Great persecutors are recruited among martyrs whose heads haven't been...   Life
Impossible to spend sleepless nights and accomplish anything: if, in m...   Life
It is not worth the bother of killing yourself, since you always kill ...   Life
Man must vanquish himself, must do himself violence, in order to perfo...   Life
Music is the refuge of souls ulcerated by happiness.   Life
No human beings more dangerous than those who have suffered for a beli...   Life
No one recovers from the disease of being born, a deadly wound if ther...   Life
One does not inhabit a country; one inhabits a language. That is our c...   Life
Progress is the injustice each generation commits with regard to its p...   Life
Reason is a whore, surviving by simulation, versatility, and shameless...   Life
Speech and silence. We feel safer with a madman who talks than with on...   Life
The fact that life has no meaning is a reason to live - moreover, the ...   Life
The mind is the result of the torments the flesh undergoes or inflicts...   Life
The obsession with suicide is characteristic of the man who can neithe...   Life
There is no means of proving it is preferable to be than not to be.   Life
To exist is equivalent to an act of faith, a protest against the truth...   Life
To want fame is to prefer dying scorned than forgotten.   Life
We derive our vitality from our store of madness.   Life
What would be left of our tragedies if an insect were to present us hi...   Life
You are done for - a living dead man - not when you stop loving but st...   Life