To believe the ridiculous requires the strictest logic.
Liberty of imagination should be the most precious possession of a novelist. To try voluntarily to discover the fettering dogmas of its own inspiration, is a trick worthy of humna perverseness which, after inventing an...
If I didn’t laugh, absurdity would get the best of me.
The concept of absurdity is something I’m attracted to.
If at first the idea is not absurd, then there is no hope for it.
All of which does not alter the fact that Pnin was on the wrong train.
Life is sweet absurdity, Sir Wizard. Laugh your way through it.
Absurdity and anti—absurdity are the two poles of creative energy.
Happiness and the absurd are two sons of the same earth. They are inseparable.