Happiness is described as being ephemeral, as one does not find it to be a permanent state, within the scope of human life.
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As an adult you sometimes run across something that you find truly remarkable. In youth, this discovery would be the sort of thing you could immerse yourself in. As an adult, others may give you an eyebrow raise and a half, don’t alarm the crazy person, smile.
Paolo Giordano, The Solitude of Prime Numbers (via quotes-and-coffee)