Abasement, degradation is simply the manner of life of the man who has refused to be what it is his duty to be.
Quote by Jose Ortega Y Gasset
Being an artist means ceasing to take seriously that very serious person we are when...
I am I plus my circumstances.
Stupefaction, when it persists, becomes stupidity.
We cannot put off living until we are ready.
We live at a time when man believes himself fabulously capable of creation, but he...
For the person for whom small things do not exist, the great is not great.
There is but one way left to save a classic; to give up revering him...
The metaphor is perhaps one of man's most fruitful potentialities. Its efficacy verges on magic,...
Love is that splendid triggering of human vitality the supreme activity which nature affords anyone...
Life is an operation which is done in a forward direction. One lives toward the...
A revolution only lasts fifteen years, a period which coincides with the effectiveness of a...
Poetry is adolescence fermented, and thus preserved.
Tell me to what you pay attention and I will tell you who you are.
An idea is a putting truth in check-mate.
In order to master the unruly torrent of life the learned man meditates, the poet...
Hatred is a feeling which leads to the extinction of values.
To live is to feel oneself lost.
The essence of man is, discontent, divine discontent; a sort of love without a beloved,...
Effort is only effort when it begins to hurt.
An 'unemployed' existence is a worse negation of life than death itself.