Refusing to Suffer

‘He had learned that one could refuse to suffer, […].’

Nooteboom. C. 1980. Rituelen [Rituals] Amsterdam, The Netherlands: De Bezige Bij (2009) p .126

2 thoughts on “Refusing to Suffer

  1. Less folksy certainly, but otherwise akin to Abraham Lincoln’s “People are about as happy as they make up their minds to be.

  2. Isn’t it interesting that the faces are on either side of the chair in which Abe sits in the Lincoln temple… I mean memorial.

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