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66Four quotes by Stanisław Jerzy Lec99

Stanisław Jerzy Lec (6 March 1909 - 7 May 1966), born Baron Stanisław Jerzy de Tusch-Letz, was a Polish aphorist and poet. Often mentioned among the greatest writers of post-war Poland, he was one of the more influential aphorists on the 20th century, known for lyrical poetry and skeptical philosophical-moral aphorisms, often with a political subtext.

66Is it progress when a cannibal uses a knife and fork?99 [+]

66Optimists and pessimists differ only on the date of the end of the world.99 [+]

66The exit is usually where the entrance was.99 [+]

66The first condition of immortality is death.99 [+]

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