I've put in so many enigmas and puzzles that it will keep the professors busy for centuries arguing over what I meant, and that's the only way of insuring one's immortality.
Quote by James Joyce
James Joyce Quotes
A man's errors are his portals of discovery.
My mouth is full of decayed teeth and my soul of decayed ambitions.
What did that mean, to kiss? You put your face up like that to say...
Satan, really, is the romantic youth of Jesus re-appearing for a moment.
When I die Dublin will be written in my heart.
Mistakes are the portals of discovery.
Well and what's cheese? Corpse of milk.
The artist, like the God of the creation, remains within or behind or beyond or...
You forget that the kingdom of heaven suffers violence: and the kingdom of heaven is...
Men are governed by lines of intellect - women: by curves of emotion.
No pen, no ink, no table, no room, no time, no quiet, no inclination.
I think a child should be allowed to take his father's or mother's name at...
And then I asked him with my eyes to ask again yes and then he...
Shakespeare is the happy hunting ground of all minds that have lost their balance.
The demand that I make of my reader is that he should devote his whole...
Whatever else is unsure in this stinking dunghill of a world a mother's love is...
Nations have their ego, just like individuals.
Poetry, even when apparently most fantastic, is always a revolt against artifice, a revolt, in...
Christopher Columbus, as everyone knows, is honored by posterity because he was the last to...
The actions of men are the best interpreters of their thoughts.