Literary Quotes to Help You Weather the Trump Era
Happiness and the absurd are two sons of the same earth. They are inseparable.
Albert Camus, The Myth of Sisyphus
Terror washed through him, and then was replaced by a sense of cosmic absurdity.
Stephen King, It
The world is a stage, but the play is badly cast.
Oscar Wilde, Lord Arthur Savile’s Crime
What do I know of man's destiny? I could tell you more about radishes.
Samuel Beckett, The Complete Short Prose 1929-1989
Yes, a dark time passed over this land, but now there is something like light.
Dave Eggers, Zeitoun
If you would know what the Lord God thinks of money, you have only to look at those to whom he gives it.
Dorothy Parker quoting Maurice Baring in 1956
This requires a level of delusion/egomania usually reserved for popes and drag queens.
Tina Fey, Bossypants
The realization that life is absurd cannot be an end, but only a beginning.