Think you're escaping and run into yourself. Longest way round is the shortest way home.
Quote by James Joyce
James Joyce Quotes
Resignation is the timid sign of courage
Well and what's cheese? Corpse of milk.
Your battles inspired me - not the obvious material battles but those that were fought...
Irresponsibility is part of the pleasure of all art; it is the part the schools...
If Ireland is to become a new Ireland she must first become European.
The demand that I make of my reader is that he should devote his whole...
Better pass boldly into that other world, in the full glory of some passion, than...
The actions of men are the best interpreters of their thoughts.
Shakespeare is the happy hunting ground of all minds that have lost their balance.
Writing in English is the most ingenious torture ever devised for sins committed in previous...
Sometimes he caught himself listening to the sound of his own voice. He thought that...
No pen, no ink, no table, no room, no time, no quiet, no inclination.
Ireland sober is Ireland stiff.
Satan, really, is the romantic youth of Jesus re-appearing for a moment.
Love (understood as the desire of good for another) is in fact so unnatural a...
Mistakes are the portals of discovery.
Ireland is the old sow that eats her farrow.
The artist, like the God of the creation, remains within or behind or beyond or...
Poetry, even when apparently most fantastic, is always a revolt against artifice, a revolt, in...
You forget that the kingdom of heaven suffers violence: and the kingdom of heaven is...