…since the order of the world is shaped by death, mightn’t it be better for God if we refuse to believe in Him and struggle with all out might against death, without raising our eyes toward the heaven where he sits in silence?

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I had only to wish that there be a large crowd of spectators the day of my execution and that they greet me with cries of hate.

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A man without ethics is a wild beast loosed upon this world.

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Nobody realizes that some people expend tremendous energy merely to be normal.

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Integrity has no need of rules.