History does not merely touch on language, but takes place in it.
Innumerable actions are going on through us all the time. If we started counting them, we should never come to an end.
When all actions are mathematically calculated, they also take on a stupid quality.
The gods look in pleasure on penitent sinners.
To say ‘we’ and mean ‘I’ is one of the most recondite insults.
Love is the power to see similarity in the dissimilar.
It is only when our life proceeds within bounds and in an accepted, disciplined way, that the mind can be free.
Advice to intellectuals: let no-one represent you.
True thoughts are those alone which do not understand themselves.
He who matures early lives in anticipation.