Richard Dawkins

“There is something infantile in the presumption that somebody else has a responsibility to give your life meaning and point… The truly adult view, by contrast, is that our life is as meaningful, as full and as wonderful as we choose to make it.”

Hans-Georg Gadamer

“What man needs is not just the persistent posing of ultimate questions, but the sense of what is feasible, what is possible, what is correct, here and now.”

  • Truth and Method

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

“A useless life is an early death.”

Thomas Mann

The Mann Principle

“Until you have done something for Humanity, you should be ashamed to die.”