Total freedom of expression does not compensate for lack of talent.
Nicolás Gómez Dávila
Modern man does not love, but seeks refuge in love; does not hope, but seeks refuge in hope; does not believe but seeks refuge in dogma.
Violence is not necessary to destroy a civilization. Each civilization dies from indifference to the unique values which created it.
In an age in which the media broadcast countless pieces of foolishness, the educated man is defined not by what he knows, but by what he doesn't know.
The Church used to absolve sinners; today it has the gall to absolve sins.
I just want to get a Ph.D. in love.
Barbara De Angelis
Shall the throne of iniquity have fellowship with thee, which frameth mischief by a law? / They gather themselves together against the soul of the righteous, and condemn the innocent blood.
It's a troublesome world. All the people who're in it
are troubled with troubles almost every minute.
You ought to be thankful, a whole heaping lot,
for the places and people you're lucky you're not.