A grand scheme of things

A: There is no grand scheme of things.
B: If there were a grand scheme of things, the fact – the facht – that we are not equipped to perceive it, either by natural or supernatural means, is a nightmarish obscenity.
C: The very notion of a grand scheme of things is a nightmarish obscenity.

[Thomas Ligotti, My Work is not yet Done, 2002,
Penguin Random House 2002, p.14]