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Life can only be understood backwards; but it must be lived forwards. - Soren Kierkegaard

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one wouldn't think of despair as this ... and it is so. depression is far more a result of violating our true selves, than some 'chemical imbalance.' And no pill will bring us home to who we are, but only push us further from who we are. The most difficult thing in this life is to be who we are ... who we really are.

The most common form of despair is not being who you really are - Soren Kierkegaard brilliant quote.

Do it or don't do it - You will regret both. ~ Soren Kierkegaard - Wow, now that's optimistic :)

This quote can relate to how Meursault is feeling throughout the book, because he doesn't care what happens to him or the people around him.

"Life is not a problem to be solved, but a reality to be experienced."  -Soren Kierkegaard

Another quote by Kierkegaard. There is a connection between the experiences he mentions and modern existentialists.

Um, no it doesn't. Most of the time, our lives reflect the consequences of other people's choices and actions, especially if one is a woman or a child.

Our life always expresses the result of our dominant thoughts. Soren Kierkegaard If this is true, then, I sure don't like what I've been thinking about

"People demand freedom of speech as a compensation for the freedom of thought which they seldom use." --Soren Kierkegaard

"People demand freedom of speech as a compensation for the freedom of thought which they seldom use.

One of my favourite passages from one of the most beautiful books ever written. Love the world that is in yourself, and then let it illuminate and wash over the masses. - JM

"One of my favourite passages from one of the most beautiful books ever written. Love the world that is in yourself, and then let it illuminate and wash over the masses". seems awkward & a bit patronising to me)

Soren Kierkegaard - ahhh, such a lovely observation. What a man....

"What is a poet?" An unhappy person who conceals profound anguish in his heart but whose lips are so formed that as sighs and cries pass over them they sound like beautiful music.

“Life is not a problem to be solved, but a reality to be experienced.” — Soren Kierkegaard

You'll never truly understand what you put your child through, simply because you never thought it was a problem to split a family apart. She deserved better, from both of us.

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