To fall in love is to create a religion that has a fallible god.
Jorge Luis Borges
Nothing is built on stone; all is built on sand, but we must build as if the sand were stone
Any life is made up of a single moment, the moment in which a man finds out, once and for all, who he is.
...the image of the Lord had been replaced by a mirror.
Reality is not always probable, or likely.
Literature has to serve as a moral control of politics,
(July 18, 1933 - )
I persist on praising not the life I lead, but that which I ought to lead. I follow it at a mighty distance, crawling
Life can be found only in the present moment. The past is gone, the future is not yet here, and if we do not go back to ourselves in the present moment, we cannot be in touch with life.
Thich Nhat Hanh