Expressions full of meaning or beauty, favorite or simply very interesting sayings, concepts, thoughts, ideas, understandings, notions, opinions, views, believes, intentions, and ideals.
We live in a world of abstraction, a world of bureaucracy and machinery, of absolute ideas and of messianism without subtlety.
There is always some madness in love. But there is also always some reason in madness.
The trouble with being poor is that it takes up all your time.
It is error only, and not truth, that shrinks from inquiry.
The moment one gives close attention to anything, even a blade of grass, it becomes a mysterious, awesome, indescribably magnificent world in itself.
I can’t understand why people are frightened of new ideas. I’m frightened of the old ones.
Nothing is accomplished by writing a piece of music.
Nothing is accomplished by playing a piece of music.
Nothing is accomplished by hearing a piece of music.
Painting is silent poetry, and poetry is painting that speaks.
Oh yes things exist like the echo
When you yell at the foot
Of a huge mountain
"One must still have chaos in oneself to be able to give birth to a dancing star." (English translation from German)
"Man muss noch Chaos in sich haben, um einen tanzenden Stern gebären zu können." (Original German, Deutsch)
The greatest obstacle to discovery is not ignorance - it is the illusion of knowledge.
What we observe is not nature itself, but nature exposed to our method of questioning.
When it comes to atoms, language can be used only as in poetry. The poet, too, is not nearly so concerned with describing facts as with creating images.
Two mirrors facing each other. There is no image in between.
New Quotes I Liked
- November 2019"Art is not what you see, but what you make others see." -- Edgar Degas
- November 2019"What's the point of having a library full of books you've already read?" -- Ray Bradbury
- November 2019"When I let go of what I am, I become what I might be." -- Lao Tzu
- November 2019"My actions are my only true belongings." -- Thich Nhat Hanh
- November 2019"In three words I can sum up everything I've learned about life: it goes on." -- Robert Frost
- November 2019"I have two rules in life - to hell with it, whatever it is, and get your work done." -- Ray Bradbury
- November 2019"You must stay drunk on writing so reality cannot destroy you." -- Ray Bradbury