20th-century Existentialist Quotes
My studies gave me only a very superficial knowledge of philosophy but sharpened my interest in it. I benefited greatly from being a teacher—that is, from being able to spend a great deal of time reading, writing and educating myself.
Simone de Beauvoir
Life is nothing until it is lived; but it is yours to make sense of, and the of it is nothing other than the sense you choose.
Quote of the day
A kiss, when all is said, what is it? An oath sworn nearer by; a promise made With greater certainty; a vow which seeks To make itself more binding; a rosy dot Placed on the i in loving; 'tis a secret Told to the mouth instead of to the ear.
Predictions that didn't happen
If it's on the Internet it must be true
Remarkable Last Words (or Near-Last Words)
Philip James Bailey
Letitia Elizabeth Landon