Charles Baudelaire (b. Apr 09): “Pleasure consumes us. Work strengthens us.”

9 Apr

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“We are weighed down, every moment, by the conception and the sensation of Time. And there are but two means of escaping and forgetting this nightmare: pleasure and work. Pleasure consumes us. Work strengthens us. Let us choose.”

~ Charles Baudelaire, b. 9 April 1821

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