Life itself is a kind of Rube Goldberg device…

“Life itself is a kind of Rube Goldberg device, an extremely complicated machine designed to carry out the extremely simple task of constructing your soul.” 

from “The View from the Seventh Layer” by Kevin Brockmeier

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From Strange Windows

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16 thoughts on “Life itself is a kind of Rube Goldberg device…

  1. amberafrica says:

    🙂

  2. Terry Cramer says:

    I think there are some references to things like this in some Anne Tyler novels. I love the quotation about the task of constructing one’s soul.

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  4. Selah Vita says:

    loved it!! 🙂 GBY

  5. Shainbird says:

    Delightful! Love the quote.

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