Soren Kierkegaard (May 05, 1813 - November 11, 1855)
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Life can only be understood backwards; but it must be lived forwards.
People demand freedom of speech as a compensation for the freedom of thought which they seldom use.
Where am I? Who am I? How did I come to be here? What is this thing called the world? How did I come into the world? Why was I not consulted? And If I am compelled to take part in it, Where is the director? I want to see him.
The highest and most beautiful things in life are not to be heard about, nor read about, nor seen but, if one will, are to be lived.
Irony is a disciplinarian feared only by those who do not know it, but cherished by those who do
We've gone a long way in a very short period of time here, even since Mr. Greenspan's testimony or comments back in December about irrational exuberance, ... So we could see some continued volatility, some choppiness but I expect the economic data will probably be supportive.
They used to photograph Shirley Temple through gauze. They should photograph me through linoleum.
(January 31, 1903 - December 12, 1968)
Do not try to live forever. You will not succeed.
George Bernard Shaw