Literary imagination is an aesthetic object offered by a writer to a lover of books.
The characteristic of scientific progress is our knowing that we did not know.
A special kind of beauty exists which is born in language, of language, and for language.
To live life well is to express life poorly; if one expresses life too well, one is living it no longer.
Reverie is not a mind vacuum. It is rather the gift of an hour which knows the plenitude of the soul.
There is no original truth, only original error.
Two half philosophers will probably never a whole metaphysician make.
If I were asked to name the chief benefit of the house, I should say: the house shelters day-dreaming, the house protects the dreamer, the house allows one to dream in peace.
Even a minor event in the life of a child is an event of that child’s world and thus a world event.
Man is a creation of desire, not a creation of need.