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  • STEPHEN: (Catches sight of Lynch’s and Kitty’s heads) Hail, Sisyphus.

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  • Frederick Karl referred to Kafka as like Sisyphus:  "The man who struggled to reach the heights only to be thrown down to the depths embodied all of Kafka’s aspirations..."
  • What would not a man give, O judges, to be able to examine the leader of the great Trojan expedition; or Odysseus or Sisyphus, or numberless others, men and women too!
    Plato  --  The Apology

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