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«Internet is so big, so powerful and pointless that for some people it is a complete substitute for life»
«It always seemed to me a bit pointless to disapprove of homosexuality. It's like disapproving of rain.»
«I don't really understand the concept of having a career, or what agents mean when they say they're building one for you. I just do things I think will be interesting and that have integrity. I hate those tacky, pointless, big, fluffy, unimportant movies.»
«The finest amusements are the most pointless ones»
«Art is so wonderfully irrational, exuberantly pointless, but necessary all the same. Pointless and yet necessary, that's hard for a puritan to understand.»
«One's condition on marijuana is always existential. One can feel the importance of each moment and how it is changing one. One feels one's being, one becomes aware of the enormous apparatus of nothingness -- the hum of a hi-fi set, the emptiness of a pointless interruption, one becomes aware of the war between each of us, how the nothingness in each of us seeks to attack the being of others, how our being in turn is attacked by the nothingness in others.»
Author: Norman Mailer
, in turn
, The Hum
, The War
«There's nothing more boring than a rock'n'roll star. Someone who has been on the road for 10 years, expecting attention wherever he goes, drinking himself stupid, who is obnoxious, incoherent, uncreative, and has a massive ego. There's nothing more pointless.»
«Pointless. . . . Like giving caviar to an elephant.»
«Life and love are life and love, a bunch of violets is a bunch of violets, and to drag in the idea of a point is to ruin everything. Live and let live, love and let love, flower and fade, and follow the natural curve, which flows on, pointless.»
Author: D.H. Lawrence
, drag in
, The Natural
«The act of bell ringing is symbolic of all proselytizing religions. It implies the pointless interference with the quiet of other people.»
Author: Ezra Pound
, bell ringing
, The Quiet