QUOTATIONS FROM FAMOUS PEOPLESList of all popular poets and new poets.
All Quotations / Quotations from Octavio Paz
Love is an attempt at penetrating another being, but it can only succeed if the surrender is mutual.
Solitude is the profoundest fact of the human condition. Man is the only being who knows he is alone.
"I think the prime reason for existence, for living in this world, is discovery."
"Love is not love which alters when it alteration finds."
William Shakespeare, Sonnet CXVI
"The absolute truth is one for an infinity of possible relative truths which lie."
"In the essence of truth lies deceit. Deceit dispels the boredom of the Absolute."
"When you have shot and killed a man you have in some measure clarified your attitude toward him. You have given a definite answer to a definite problem. For better or worse you have acted decisively. In a way, the next move is up to him."
R. A. Lafferty