Votes: 0, the world is neither meaningful, nor absurd. But it's tragic at the same time. Votes: 0, It is absurd to quote religion or God or religious doctrines to render the people as lowest castes. Young people, however, tend to ignore the customs of their elders. How absurd! Votes: 0, A translation in verse . Votes: 3, Most Americans would agree that Plowshares is a Theatre of the Absurd. There is no evidence. When irony happens without words, it's much more exalted. But I cannot help people, because I am a hypochondriac. The assertion that men are objectively equal is so absurd that it does not even merit being refuted. If an art has for its function to represent manners and people, I do not see how it can avoid systematizing its sensibility to the extent of showing some figures much as Molière, for instance, did, as absurd or detestable. I did not find him absurd. Votes: 0, Privatization of the postal system has long been characterized as absurd, but I have always said it is only logical, Votes: 0, The idea that you're supposed to do everything on your own is absurd. To expect, indeed, that the freedom of trade should ever be entirely restored in Great Britain, is as absurd as to expect that an Oceana or Utopia should never be established in it. Votes: 0, The mountains are in labour, the birth will be an absurd little mouse. At times, for example, he has an unreasonable and absurd desire to drink or steal or use abusive language; but all his other acts and all his other thoughts are strictly correct. I am walking like a bewitched corpse, with the certainty of being eaten by the infinite, of being annulled by the only existing Absurd. When you look at it that way, you can see how absurd it is that we individualize ourselves with our fences and hoarded possessions. The horse made a low grumbling noise in his throat. To say she was my girlfriend was absurd: no one the wrong side of thirty has a girlfriend"¦ I suppose I ought to have realize it's ominous that forty thousand years of human language had failed to produce a word for our relationship. Votes: 1, For me, comedy starts as a spew, a kind of explosion, and then you sculpt it from there, if at all. The main thing I don't like about myself is an absurd level of self-consciousness that makes any sort of social encounter an ordeal for me. I am hoping for better times. I think it's funny! Votes: 0, Quality without science and research is absurd. Votes: 0, In the world of 'Tim and Eric,' everything is big and ridiculous and absurd. I used to write chronologically when I started, from beginning to end. "I said, punch--OW!" One can't allow blind loyalty to a friendship to lead one away from acting in the public interest. Now we're wrapping our arms around it and giving it a great big kiss. People will believe absurd things - in the 19th century and now. Votes: 3 If at first the idea is not absurd, then there is no hope for it. I realized, in an intimate lightning flash, that I am no one. It implies so much that I’m not. The wit, wisdom and insights of a different person are often unpalatable, weird and absurd to the senses of many ordinary people. said that a man who had looked after a woman lustfully had sinned as much as the man who had seduced her. I was poor and no one liked me. I love my homeland, but it's an absurd country. It's pretty absurd. I rise to defend him from this absurd accusation by pointing out that he is obviously an atheist. Votes: 0, It's horrifying and absurd to think that there are currently more slaves on earth than at any other time in human history. They never use the liberties they have, they demand those they do not have. Votes: 0, A creative train of thought is set off by: the unexpected, the unknown, the accidental, the disorderly, the absurd, the impossible. Votes: 0, We are all hunting for rational reasons for believing in the absurd. By supposedly trying to protect us they form an absurd concept of what is obscene. If the number of numbers is infinite, how can there be a final number? Votes: 0, The assertion that it is the intention of the German Reich to coerce the Austrian State is absurd! Every newsroom in the world gets updates from UFOlogists, graphologists, scientologists, paranoiacs, and every sort of conspiracy theorist. Votes: 0, Idleness, indifference and irresponsibility are healthy responses to absurd work. The realization that life is absurd cannot be an end, but only a beginning. Votes: 1, How absurd and delicious it is to be in love with somebody younger than yourself. Those who can make you believe absurdities can make you commit atrocities. It makes them feel better so that they don't have the horrors of war in their mind all the time. A madman's ravings are absurd in relation to the situation in which he finds himself, but not in relation to his madness. Life might just be an absurd, even crude, chain of events and nothing more. Given that the label "immigrant literature" is already established, unavoidable for anyone with a migrant background and used in any given context, I strongly advocate an absurd amount of specification to go along with the label. It's absurd. It is sweet to surve one country by deeds, and it is not absurd to surve her by words. Votes: 0, She hated the love she had been given, because it had asked for nothing in return, which was absurd, unreal, against the laws of nature To suppose that the eye could have been formed by natural selection, seems, I freely confess, absurd in the highest possible degree. The idea of trying able to explain why you do what you do is absurd. But I understand the power of that faith, and I understand the metaphor of that belief. But it's tragic at the same time. So I myself have said. People are either charming or tedious. I think the media loves taking the most absurd clips for a sport that has become congressional politics.