Quotation by Samuel Beckett

What are we doing here, that is the question.
Samuel Beckett (1906–1989), Irish dramatist, novelist. Vladimir, in Waiting for Godot, p. 51a, Grove Press (1954).

Beckett is alluding to Hamlet's speech, "To be, or not to be: that is the question ..."; William Shakespeare, Hamlet, III, i, 56.
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