How can you know if you are in the truth? The criterion is simple enough: if others make a vacuum around you, there is not a doubt in the world that you are closer to the essential than they are. - Emil Cioran
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Emil Cioran The only profound thinkers are the ones who do not suffer from a sense of the ridiculous.
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Emil Cioran What can be said, lacks reality. Only what fails to make its way into words exists and counts.
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