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The Tenth Man
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W. Somerset Maugham
“What do we any of us have but our illusions? And what do we ask of others but that we be allowed to keep them?”
W Somerset Maugham

Hjalmar Söderberg
“We know so little about one another. We embrace a shadow and love a dream.”
Hjalmar Söderberg, Doctor Glas

Edmund Gosse
“The man who satisfies a ceaseless intellectual curiousity probably squeezes more out of life in the long run than anyone else.”
Edmund Gosse

“Is God willing to prevent evil, but not able? Then he is not omnipotent.
Is he able, but not willing? Then he is malevolent.
Is he both able and willing? Then whence cometh evil?
Is he neither able nor willing? Then why call him God?”

“All religions are founded on the fear of the many and the cleverness of the few.”

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