"A judgment about life has no meaning except the truth of the one who speaks last, and the mind is at ease only at the moment when everyone is shouting at once and no one can hear a thing."
"Everything we hear is an opinion, not a fact. Everything we see is a perspective, not the truth."Georges Bataille on Marcus Aurelius
"Anyone who doesn't take truth seriously in small matters cannot be trusted in large ones either."Georges Bataille on Albert Einstein
"Three things cannot be long hidden: the sun, the moon, and the truth."Georges Bataille on Buddha
"I believe that unarmed truth and unconditional love will have the final word in reality. This is why right, temporarily defeated, is stronger than evil triumphant."Georges Bataille on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"A lie gets halfway around the world before the truth has a chance to get its pants on."Georges Bataille on Winston Churchill
"Intellectual despair results in neither weakness nor dreams, but in violence. It is only a matter of knowing how to give vent to one's rage whether one only wants to wander like madmen around prisons, or whether one wants to overturn them."
"Pleasure only starts once the worm has got into the fruit, to become delightful happiness must be tainted with poison."