the rigorous m

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Posted by rigorousm on December 16, 2009

“What I like in anthropology was its inexhaustible facuity of negation, its relentless definition of man, as though he were no better than God, in terms of what he is not. But my ideas on this subject were always horribly confused, for my knowledge of men was scant and the meaning of being beyond me. Oh I’ve tried everything.”

– Samuel Beckett, Molloy, pp. 39.

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