A priest is he who lives solely in the realm of the invisible, for whom all that is visible has only the truth of an allegory.
When reason and unreason come into contact, an electrical shock occurs. This is called polemics.
Every uneducated person is a caricature of himself.
Wit as an instrument of revenge is as infamous as art is as a means of sensual titillation.
Strictly speaking, the idea of a scientific poem is probably as nonsensical as that of a poetic science.
Nothing truly convincing - which would possess thoroughness, vigor, and skill - has been written against the ancients as yet; especially not against their poetry.
Versatility of education can be found in our best poetry, but the depth of mankind should be found in the philosopher.
Aphorisms are the true form of the universal philosophy.
Irony is a clear consciousness of an eternal agility, of the infinitely abundant chaos.
An aphorism ought to be entirely isolated from the surrounding world like a little work of art and complete in itself like a hedgehog.
Last Update: 21 January 2022
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