Monday, April 26, 2010

Walter M. Miller, A Canticle for Leibowitz page 128

(Cross-posted from Commonplace)

When you tire of living, change itself seems evil, does it not? for then any change at all disturbs the deathlike peace of the life-weary.

2 comments:

almostinfamous said...

quite honestly, even im tired of living, but i dont wish the current setup on even the most hated of my species-mates.

well, maybe the most hated

Ethan said...

I have a complicated relationship with the idea behind the quote, let's just say.