“it is better to do nothing! Better conscious inertia! And so hurrah for underground! Though I envy the normal man to the last drop of my bile, yet I should not care to be in his place..(though I shall not cease envying him).” – ..Anyway the underground life is more advantageous. If you won’t deign to give me your attention, I will drop your acquaintance. I can retreat into my underground hole. ..There, at any rate, one can … Oh, but even now I am lying! I am lying because I know myself that it is not underground that is better, but something different, quite different, for which I am thirsting, but which I cannot find! Damn underground!
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Notes from the Underground (Fyodor Dostoyevsky) http://ift.tt/1Q2w00U

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