Without the meditative background that is criticism, works become isolated gestures, historical accidents, soon forgotten.
The struggle of man against power is the struggle of memory against forgetting.
No great movement designed to change the world can bear to be laughed at or belittled. Mockery is a rust that corrodes all it touches.
I find myself fascinating.
Nothing requires a greater effort of thought than arguments to justify the rule of non-thought.
Hate traps us by binding us too tightly to our adversary.
Business has only two functions - marketing and innovation.
Happiness is the longing for repetition.
Without realizing it, the individual composes his life according to the laws of beauty even in times of greatest distress.
There is nothing heavier than compassion. Not even one's own pain weighs so heavy as the pain one feels for someone, for someone, pain intensified by the imagination and prolonged by a hundred echos.