Is gaining knowledge a waste of time since we're all going to die?
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02-10-2017, 06:20 AM
RE: Is gaining knowledge a waste of time since we're all going to die?
(02-10-2017 06:18 AM)Gwaithmir Wrote:  
(02-10-2017 06:10 AM)Szuchow Wrote:  Exactly. This is why I mostly don't bother with trying to remember dates or numbers - I know where to find them.

> This idea is most probably what led me to accumulate a private library of over 2,500 books. That was, of course, long before there was an internet and such websites as Wikipedia.

I hope that someday I will surpass you. Only circa 2200 more books to go Wink

The first revolt is against the supreme tyranny of theology, of the phantom of God. As long as we have a master in heaven, we will be slaves on earth.

Mikhail Bakunin.
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02-10-2017, 05:58 PM
RE: Is gaining knowledge a waste of time since we're all going to die?
(02-10-2017 06:20 AM)Szuchow Wrote:  
(02-10-2017 06:18 AM)Gwaithmir Wrote:  > This idea is most probably what led me to accumulate a private library of over 2,500 books. That was, of course, long before there was an internet and such websites as Wikipedia.

I hope that someday I will surpass you. Only circa 2200 more books to go Wink

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