"The truth is that we live out our lives putting off all that can be put off perhaps we all know deep down that we are immortal and that sooner or later all men will do and know all things."
"Everything we hear is an opinion, not a fact. Everything we see is a perspective, not the truth."Jorge Luis Borges on Marcus Aurelius
"Anyone who doesn't take truth seriously in small matters cannot be trusted in large ones either."Jorge Luis Borges on Albert Einstein
"Three things cannot be long hidden: the sun, the moon, and the truth."Jorge Luis Borges 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."Jorge Luis Borges on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"A lie gets halfway around the world before the truth has a chance to get its pants on."Jorge Luis Borges on Winston Churchill
"To be immortal is commonplace except for man, all creatures are immortal, for they are ignorant of death what is divine, terrible, incomprehensible, is to know that one is immortal."
"Life and death have been lacking in my life."
"The fact is that all writers create their precursors. Their work modifies our conception of the past, just as it is bound to modify the future."
"To fall in love is to create a religion that has a fallible god."
"Democracy is an abuse of statistics."