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End of the World Quotes

“As each day passes we are one step closer to the end of the world”

I have always fancied that the end of the world will be when some enormous boiler, heated to three thousand millions of atmospheric pressure, shall explode and blow up the globe. ... They [the Americans] are great boilermakers.

“The mark of your ignorance is the depth of your belief in injustice and tragedy. What the caterpillar calls the end of the world, the master calls a butterfly.”

 “Don't wake me for the end of the world unless it has very good special effects”

“What does it mean to die when you can live until the end of the world?”

  “One of the illusions of life is that the present hour is not the critical, decisive hour. Write it on your heart that every day is the best day in the year. No man has learned anything rightly, until he knows that every day is Doomsday.”

Abandon any such hope.

We are a step closer to it now - the doomsday scenario.

“Even an attorney of moderate talent can postpone doomsday year after year, for the system of appeals that pervades American jurisprudence amounts to a legalistic wheel of fortune, a game of chance, somewhat fixed in the favour of the criminal, that the participants play interminably.”

  “There are things that we never want to let go of, people we never want to leave behind. But keep in mind that letting go isn’t the end of the world, it’s the beginning of a new life.”

  “What the caterpillar calls the end of the world, the master calls a butterfly.”

I'm not going to take this defeatist attitude and listen to all this crap any more from all these people who have nothing except doomsday to predict.

“These doomsday warriors look no more like soldiers than the soldiers of the Second World War looked like conquistadors. The more expert they become the more they look like lab assistants in small colleges.”

“Due to the lack of experienced trumpeters, the end of the world has been postponed for three weeks”

It's not the pace of life that concerns me. It's the sudden stop at the end."

The child must know that he is a miracle, that since the beginning of the world there hasn't been, and until the end of the world there will not be, another child like him.”

“The houses that he makes last till doomsday.”


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