Emil Cioran

Quoted by Costica Bradatan in the L.A. Times (12/24/16)

"In Bucharest I met lots of people, many interesting people, especially losers, who would show up at the cafe, talking endlessly and doing nothing. I have to say that, for me, these were the most interesting people there. People who did nothing all their lives, but who otherwise were brilliant."

The Trouble With Being Born

"The farther men get from God, the farther they advance into the knowledge of religions."