Emil Cioran Quote

Haven't people learned yet that the time of superficial intellectual games is over, that agony is infinitely more important than syllogism, that a cry of despair is more revealing than the most subtle thought, and that tears always have deeper roots than smiles?


On the Heights of Despair (1934)

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Haven't people learned yet that the time of superficial intellectual games is over, that agony is infinitely more important than syllogism, that a...

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Haven't people learned yet that the time of superficial intellectual games is over, that agony is infinitely more important than syllogism, that a...

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Haven't people learned yet that the time of superficial intellectual games is over, that agony is infinitely more important than syllogism, that a...

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Haven't people learned yet that the time of superficial intellectual games is over, that agony is infinitely more important than syllogism, that a...