• Definition for "absurd"
    • Ridiculously incongruous or unreasonable. See Synonyms at foolish.
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"I was 21 in 1968, so I'm as much a child of the '60s as is possible to be. In those years the subject of religion had really almost disappeared the idea that religion was going to be a major force in the life of our societies, in the West anyway, would have seemed absurd in 1968."

"The history of thought may be summed up in these words: it is absurd by what it seeks and great by what it finds."

"Nothing can be more absurd than the practice that prevails in our country of men and women not following the same pursuits with all their strengths and with one mind, for thus, the state instead of being whole is reduced to half."

"Nothing can be more absurd than the practice that prevails in our country of men and women not following the same pursuits with all their strengths and with one mind, for thus, the state instead of being whole is reduced to half."

"How absurd and delicious it is to be in love with somebody younger than yourself. Everybody should try it."

"In politics, as in religion, it is equally absurd to aim at making proselytes by fire and sword. Heresies in either can rarely be cured by persecution."

"The absurd is the essential concept and the first truth."

"What is absurd and monstrous about war is that men who have no personal quarrel should be trained to murder one another in cold blood."

"It begins and ends with money. It's absurd in this day and age when we need so much money for education, health, for people, that a $100 million dollars can be spent on a film. It's obscene."

"The most absurd and reckless aspirations have sometimes led to extraordinary success."

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