EMIL CIORAN In every man sleeps a prophet, and when he wakes there is a little more evil in the world.
Tuesday, January 22, 2019
Simone de Beauvoir from The Coming of Age
is old age, rather than death, that is to be contrasted with life. Old
age is life’s parody, whereas death transforms life into a destiny: in a
way it preserves it by giving it the absolute dimension. Death does
away with time.