Jorge Luis Borges quotes

Batman

Published 1902 days

Art always opts for the individual, the concrete; art is not Platonic.

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Batman

Published 1896 days

There is a concept that is the corrupter and destroyer of all others. I speak not of Evil, whose limited empire is that of ethics; I speak of the infinite.

Batman

Published 1897 days

Reading is an activity subsequent to writing: more resigned, more civil, more intellectual.

Batman

Published 1898 days

The fact is that all writers create their precursors. Their work modifies our conception of the past, just as it is bound to modify the future.

Batman

Published 1899 days

Like all writers, he measured the achievements of others by what they had accomplished, asking of them that they measure him by what he envisaged or planned.

Batman

Published 1900 days

The central problem of novel-writing is causality.

Batman

Published 1901 days

My undertaking is not difficult, essentially. I should only have to be immortal to carry it out.