Here are the two best sentences I’ve read in years on personal identity through time:
I don’t regard my childhood as some foreign country. I still feel myself withing the same vessel — my flesh a rocket of which I am the captain and chief cosmo-naughty.
Russell Brand, My Booky Wook
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