A German immersed in any civilization different from his own loses a weight equivalent in volume to the amount of intelligence he displaces.
Quote by Jose Bergamin
You can hesitate before deciding, but not once the decision is made.
To be thirsty and to drink water is the perfection of sensuality rarely achieved. Sometimes...
True art tries not to attract attention in order to be noticed.
When there is nothing to fear is the time to begin fearing everything.
Theology is the logic of the Devil.
Who learns most from a good book is the author.
There are those who dance to the rhythm that is played to them, those who...
Man is a question; woman is an answer. The mistake women make today is to...
Tradition simply means that we need to end what began well and continue what is...
To light one candle to God and another to the Devil is the principle of...
The novel is born of disillusionment; the poem, of despair.
True solidarity is only possible among the solitary.
In French literature, you can choose a la carte; in Spanish literature, there is only...
Pride in a man is confused with dignity; in a woman, with self-love.
Sensuality without love is a sin; love without sensuality is worse than a sin.
Better than succeeding little by little is failing at one go.
The man who gets drunk in peacetime is a coward. The man who gets drunk...
A piece of advice always contains an implicit threat, just as a threat always contains...
A reformer knows neither how to do nor to undo.
The first condition for making music is not to make a noise.