Unless a reincarnationist is willing to say there was a 'first generation' of souls created with the first humans, he is exposed to absurdity by the recency of human life on the planet.
It is absurd to divide people into good and bad. People are either charming or tedious.
Solitude gives birth to the original in us, to beauty unfamiliar and perilous - to poetry. But also, it gives birth to the opposite: to the perverse, the illicit, the absurd.
Those who can make you believe absurdities, can make you commit atrocities.
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Only those who attempt the absurd can achieve the impossible.
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Yes, I am here. And you are lucky to be here too after all the absurd things you've done since you left home.
If at first the idea is not absurd, then there is no hope for it.
The absurd is the essential concept and the first truth.
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People who count their chickens before they are hatched act very wisely because chickens run about so absurdly that it's impossible to count them accurately.
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Do you know what punishments I've endured for my crimes, my sins? None. I am proof of the absurdity of men's most treasured abstractions. A just universe wouldn't tolerate my existence.
There are some ideas so absurd that only an intellectual could believe them.
Happiness and the absurd are two sons of the same earth. They are inseparable.