Friday, 30 March 2012

Life

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‎'Other people's lives are human documents. One's own is always a melodrama.' G.K. Chesterton


‎'Thrillers are more like real life than real life.' Graham Greene


'Life isn’t divided into genres. It’s a horrifying, romantic, tragic, comical, science-fiction cowboy detective novel … with a bit of pornography if you're lucky.' Alan Moore

'People say life is the thing, but I prefer reading.' Logan Pearsall Smith

3 comments:

  1. Perhaps it is life, plus reading, with some writing thrown in for good measure?!
    Mary

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    1. Mary I think you are right - plus friendship, conversation and, if you are lucky, some travel too.

      On the net I came across this exchange:

      'The unexamined life is not worth living.'

      'But the unlived life is not worth examining.'

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    2. Amen to that!

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