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Meaning of Life

The fact that life has no meaning is a reason to live --moreover, the only one.

Emil Cioran (1911-1995) Romanian philosopher and essayist.

Life has to be given a meaning because of the obvious fact that it has no meaning.

Henry Miller (1891-1980) American author.

The world is not to be put in order; the world is order, incarnate. It is for us to harmonize with this order.

Henry Miller (1891-1980) American author.

Eternal truths will be neither true nor eternal unless they have fresh meaning for every new social situation.

Franklin D. Roosevelt (1882-1945) Thirty-second President of the USA.

How could drops of water know themselves to be a river? Yet the river flows on.

Antoine de Saint-Exupery (1900-1944) French aviator and writer.

Being is. Being is in-itself. Being is what it is.

Jean-Paul Sartre (1905-1980) French writer and philosopher.

Dare to err and to dream. Deep meaning often lies in childish plays.

Friedrich Schiller (1759-1805) German dramatist, poet and historian.

I am a part of all that I have met.

Lord Alfred Tennyson (1809-1892) British poet.

Everywhere one seeks to produce meaning, to make the world signify, to render it visible. We are not, however, in danger of lacking meaning; quite the contrary, we are gorged with meaning and it is killing us.

Jean Baudrillard (1929-2007) French sociologist, and philosopher.

Just as all thought, and primarily that of non-signification, signifies something, so there is no art that has no signification.

Albert Camus (1913-1960) French novelist, essayist and dramatist.

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