“An orotundity, which I define as Nobelitis a pomposity in which one is treated as representative of more than oneself by someone conscious of representing more than himself.”
William G. Golding
“It's pomposity gone mad,”
“She could prick the pomposity of the powerful with the same ease with which she could communicate with the mass of ordinary folk.”
“To know oneself, one should assert oneself.”
“The contemplative life is often miserable. One must act more, think less, and not watch oneself live.”
“Merely through the constant need to ward off, one can become weak enough to be unable to defend oneself any longer.”
“What comes from oneself, is nearly from no one... There is only me as a link.”
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