Futility Of Life Quotes

Futility Of Life Quotes by Stephen R. Donaldson, Erma Bombeck, Sylvester Stallone, William Shakespeare, F. Scott Fitzgerald, Isaac Asimov and many others.

Futility is the defining characteristic of life.

Futility is the defining characteristic of life.
Stephen R. Donaldson
Housework is a treadmill from futility to oblivion with stop-offs at tedium and counter productivity.
Erma Bombeck
I used to tweet, but it’s an act of futility. You’re not really making any impact, and if you find yourself in a mood when you wanna be a bit controversial and you post something, you suddenly realise, ‘Oh my God!’ because you’ve opened yourself up to a bunch of criticism from strangers.
Sylvester Stallone
Out, out, brief candle! Life’s but a walking shadow.
William Shakespeare
Very few of the people who accentuate the futility of life remark the futility of themselves. Perhaps they think that in proclaiming the evil of living they somehow salvage their own worth from the ruin – but they don’t, even you and I.
F. Scott Fitzgerald
Married life had taught Toran the futility of arguing with a female in a dark-brown mood.
Isaac Asimov
It is a tale told by an idiot, full of sound and fury; signifying nothing.
William Shakespeare
I have measured out my life with coffee spoons.
T. S. Eliot
Life itself was only futility, vain words, a squabble of cap and bells.
Michel Foucault
When I was still a rather precocious young man, I already realized most vividly the futility of the hopes and aspirations that most men pursue throughout their lives.
Albert Einstein
Life’s but a walking shadow, a poor player, that struts and frets his hour upon the stage, and then is heard no more; it is a tale told by an idiot, full of sound and fury, signifying nothing.
William Shakespeare
Dusting is a good example of the futility of trying to put things right. As soon as you dust, the fact of your next dusting has already been established.
George Carlin
The thought that really crushes us is the thought of the futility of life of which death is the visible manifestation.
Giacomo Leopardi
Tomorrow, and tomorrow, and tomorrow,Creeps in this petty pace from day to day
William Shakespeare