Through the years, a man peoples a space with images of provinces, kingdoms, mountains, bays, ships, islands, fishes, rooms, tools, stars, horses and people. Shortly before his death, he discovers that the patient labyrinth of lines traces the image of…
Quote by Jorge Luis Borges
My undertaking is not difficult, essentially. I should only have to be immortal to carry...
...the image of the Lord had been replaced by a mirror.
In general, every country has the language it deserves.
Nothing is built on stone; all is built on sand, but we must build as...
Like all those possessing a library, Aurelian was aware that he was guilty of not...
Art always opts for the individual, the concrete; art is not Platonic.
The original is unfaithful to the translation.
To fall in love is to create a religion that has a fallible god.
I have known uncertainty: a state unknown to the Greeks.
Democracy is an abuse of statistics.
To fall in love is to create a religion that has a fallible god
Reality is not always probable, or likely.
To die for a religion is easier than to live it absolutely.
Life itself is a quotation.
One concept corrupts and confuses the others. I am not speaking of the Evil whose...
Your unforgivable sins do not allow you to see my splendor
The fact is that all writers create their precursors. Their work modifies our conception of...
Poetry remembers that it was an oral art before it was a written art.
Reading is an activity subsequent to writing: more resigned, more civil, more intellectual.
I cannot walk through the suburbs in the solitude of the night without thinking that...