Liberation from ignorance is as painful as being born

The problem’s not that the truth is harsh but that liberation from ignorance is as painful as being born. Run after the truth until you’re breathless. Accept the pain in re-creating yourself afresh. These ideas will take a life to comprehend, a hard one interspersed with drunken moments. — Naguib Mafouz from Palace of Desire

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