If the only thing keeping a person decent is the expectation of divine reward then, brother, that person is a piece of shit. And I’d like to get as many of them out in the open as possible.

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What’s it say about life? You gotta get together and tell yourself stories that violate every law of the universe just to get through the god damn day? Nah. What’s that say about your reality?

— Rustin Cohle, True Detective