In Italy, the country where fascism was born, we have a particular relation with the Holocaust, but as a turning point in history it belongs to everybody in the world. It is a part of humanity.
The greatest thing in the world is to know how to belong to oneself.
I can say without affectation that I belong to the Russian convict world no less than I do to Russian literature. I got my education there, and it will last forever.
I knew I belonged to the public and to the world, not because I was talented or even beautiful, but because I had never belonged to anything or anyone else.
When His Holiness won the Nobel Peace Prize, there was a quantum leap. He is not seen as solely a Tibetan anymore; he belongs to the world.
We ought not to treat living creatures like shoes or household belongings, which when worn with use we throw away.
I will not be just a tourist in the world of images, just watching images passing by which I cannot live in, make love to, possess as permanent sources of joy and ecstasy.
Everything great in the world comes from neurotics. They alone have founded our religions and composed our masterpieces.
You will find men who want to be carried on the shoulders of others, who think that the world owes them a living. They don't seem to see that we must all lift together and pull together.
We wanted to step off our island and add the color of the third world. We got gold cigarette paper and stuck it around our teeth. We really did look like pirates and dressed to look the part.
As proud as I am of European cinema, the way to make it survive is not to make it an endangered species but to put it out there in the world.
The only way to give finality to the world is to give it consciousness.
Mathematics knows no races or geographic boundaries; for mathematics, the cultural world is one country.
'Tis love that makes the world go round, my baby.
A private sin is not so prejudicial in this world, as a public indecency.
The world doesn't understand me and I don't understand the world, that's why I've withdrawn from it.
It is impossible to please all the world and one's father.
The world is full of willing people; some willing to work, the rest willing to let them.
In the Christian world... it is believed that angels were created at the beginning, and that heaven was formed of them; and that the Devil or Satan was an angel of light, who, becoming rebellions, was cast down with his crew, and that this was the origin of hell.
Now I am discovering the world once more. England has widened my horizon.
Our normal expectations about reality are created by a social consensus. We are taught how to see and understand the world. The trick of socialization is to convince us that the descriptions we agree upon define the limits of the real world. What we call reality is only one way of seeing the world, a way that is supported by social consensus.
One could laugh at the world better if it didn't mix tender kindliness with its brutality.
All that I have to say to the world and to mankind is contained in the notion, reverence for life.
The worlds, time, space, eternity, do seem to break out into joy.
The world is full of magical things patiently waiting for our wits to get sharper.