Wikiquote:Quote of the day/April 14, 2017

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You waste time, my friend, in trying to convince me of all human life's failure and unimportance, for I am not in sympathy with this modern morbid pessimistic way of talking. It has a very ill sound, and nothing whatever is to be gained by it.
~ James Branch Cabell ~