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Life may be not only meaningless but absurd.
View quotes by Thomas Nagel

My husband does so many romantic things for me, it's absurd.
View quotes by Jennifer Beals

Ladies playing cricket - absurd. Just like a man trying to knit.
View quotes by Len Hutton

For the eye to have been formed by natural selection, seems absurd in the highest degree.
View quotes by Charles Darwin

Most of the basic truths of life sound absurd at first hearing.
View quotes by Elizabeth Goudge

I'm the end of the line; absurd and appalling as it may seem, serious New York theater has died in my lifetime.
View quotes by Arthur Miller

It can be absurd, cantankerous, self-destructive and pompous, but it is never crass [on Yorkshire cricket]
View quotes by Peter Roebuck

I have too much respect for the idea of God to make it responsible for such an absurd world. (Le desert de Bievres)
View quotes by Georges Duhamel

But Lord! To see the absurd nature of Englishmen, that cannot forbear laughing and jeering at everything that looks strange.
View quotes by Samuel Pepys

With an absurd oversimplification, the "invention" of calculus [method in mathematics] is sometimes ascribed to two men, Newton and Leibniz.
View quotes by Richard Courant

My turn of mind is so given to taking things in the absurd point of view, that it breaks out in spite of me every now and then.

View quotes by Lord Byron

A great many things have been pronounced untrue and absurd, and even impossible, by the highest authorities in the age in which they lived, which have afterwards, and, indeed, within a very short period, been found to be both possible and true.
View quotes by Catherine Crowe

Humanity should question itself, once more, about the absurd and always unfair phenomenon of war, on whose stage of death and pain only remain standing the negotiating table that could and should have prevented it.
View quotes by Pope John Paul II

'Rock 'n' roll is ridiculous. It's absurd. In the past U2 was trying to duck that. Now we're wrapping our arms around it and giving it a great big kiss. It's like onstage, 'Some of this bullshit is pretty cool.'
View quotes by Bono

A Republic without parties is a complete anomaly. The histories of all popular governments show absurd is the idea of their attempting to exist without parties.
View quotes by Franklin Pierce

Can anything be more absurd than keeping women in a state of ignorance, and yet so vehemently to insist on their resisting temptation? (In Mary Wollstonecraft A Vindication of the Rights of Women 1792)
View quotes by Vicesimus Knox

Anyone who knows how difficult it is to keep a secret among three men - particularly if they are married - knows how absurd is the idea of a worldwide secret conspiracy consciously controlling all mankind by its financial power; in real, clear analysis.
View quotes by Sir Oswald Mosley

How absurd men are! They never use the liberties they have, they demand those they do not have. They have freedom of thought, they demand freedom of speech.
View quotes by Soren Kierkegaard

To wage a war for a purely moral reason is as absurd as to ravish a woman for a purely moral reason
View quotes by Henry Mencken



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