Quotes by Jorge Luis Borges

One concept corrupts and confuses the others. I am not speaking of the Evil whose limited sphere is ethics; I am speaking of the i nfinite. ...

Jorge Luis Borges influence

I cannot walk through the suburbs in the solitude of the night without thinking that the night pleases us because it suppresses id le detail ...

Jorge Luis Borges night

Time is the substance from which I am made. Time is a river which carries me along, but I am the river; it is a tiger that devours me, but I ...

Jorge Luis Borges time

There is a concept that is the corrupter and destroyer of all others. I speak not of Evil, whose limited empire is that of ethics; I speak o ...

Jorge Luis Borges infinity

We (the indivisible divinity that works in us) have dreamed the world. We have dreamed it resistant, mysterious, visible, ubiquito us in spa ...

Jorge Luis Borges world the

The future is inevitable and precise, but it may not occur. God lurks in the gaps. ...

Jorge Luis Borges future the God

The flattery of posterity is not worth much more than contemporary flattery, which is worth nothing. ...

Jorge Luis Borges posterity

That one individual should awaken in another memories that belong to still a third is an obvious paradox. ...

Jorge Luis Borges biography

[I]t is worth remembering that every writer begins with a naively physical notion of what art is. A book for him or her is not an expression ...

Jorge Luis Borges books writers and writing

Life itself is a quotation. ...

Jorge Luis Borges quotations

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