453 – “The most terrifying fact about the universe is not that it is hostile but that it is indifferent; but if we can come to terms with this indifference and accept the challenges of life within the boundaries of death — however mutable man may be able to make them — our existence as a species can have genuine meaning and fulfillment. However vast the darkness, we must supply our own light.”

–Stanley Kubrick

Quote Number:  950

Source: In an interview with Eric Nordern in Playboy (September 1968). It was later published in Stanley Kubrick: Interviews. Edited by Gene D Philips. University Press of Mississippi: Jackson, MS. 2001.

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