The metaphor is perhaps one of man's most fruitful potentialities. Its efficacy verges on magic, and it seems a tool for creation which God forgot inside one of His creatures when He made him.
Quote by Jose Ortega Y Gasset
Law is born from despair of human nature.
To be surprised, to wonder, is to begin to understand.
We have need of history in its entirety, not to fall back into it, but...
Barbarism is the absence of standards to which appeal can be made.
Love is that splendid triggering of human vitality the supreme activity which nature affords anyone...
In order to master the unruly torrent of life the learned man meditates, the poet...
Life is a series of collisions with the future; it is not the sum of...
To live is to feel oneself lost
Under the species of Syndicalism and Fascism there appears for the first time in Europe...
The essence of man is, discontent, divine discontent; a sort of love without a beloved,...
I am I plus my circumstances.
Poetry is adolescence fermented, and thus preserved.
The poet begins where the man ends. The man's lot is to live his human...
Abasement, degradation is simply the manner of life of the man who has refused to...
The metaphor is perhaps one of man's most fruitful potentialities. Its efficacy verges on magic,...
Tell me to what you pay attention and I will tell you who you are.
The characteristic of the hour is that the commonplace mind, knowing itself to be commonplace,...
We cannot put off living until we are ready.
An idea is a putting truth in check-mate.
We distinguish the excellent man from the common man by saying that the former is...