Dingo the Dissident

THE BLOG OF DISQUIET : Qweir Notions in the Armpit of Diogenes by DINGO the DISSIDENT binge-thinker here since 2008.

Tuesday, 2 August 2022

"It's surprising how cheerful one can be

when one gives up hope."

Terence Rattigan, Separate Tables, part II.


Wofl said...

Sir Terence, however, did not give up hope, despite the arrival of butch playwrights such as John Osborne in the 1950s.

The hopeful are endlessly destructive. It requires a great deal of courage – or misery – to abandon hope entirely.

Alma Kaselis said...

Hope is opium for the public.