Tag: monotony

  • 272

    “But death, that natural and ordinary occurrence is not the only thing that denies us life. Lethargy, monotony and thoughtlessness also deny us our life.”

  • 62: Discoursing with intellectuals

    Deliver us from the monotony of fools? Perhaps sir, the intellectuals will bury themselves first. Perhaps thy introspections, though striking may they be, are boorish and unuseful to common minds that into thy calculation saunter, and who benefit the better from deliberate action of the limbs, than rather prolonged deliberation. In truth, there are many […]