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Quotation by E.M. Cioran
The source of our actions resides in an unconscious propensity to regard ourselves as the center, the cause, and the conclusion of time. Our reflexes and our pride transform into a planet the parcel of flesh and consciousness we are.
E.M. Cioran (b. 1911), Romanian–born-French philosopher. "The Anti-Prophet," ch. 1, A Short History of Decay (1949).
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