"To fall in love is to create a religion that has a fallible god."
"Sir, my concern is not whether God is on our side my greatest concern is to be on God's side, for God is always right."Jorge Luis Borges on Abraham Lincoln
"We need to find God, and he cannot be found in noise and restlessness. God is the friend of silence. See how nature - trees, flowers, grass- grows in silence see the stars, the moon and the sun, how they move in silence... We need silence to be able to touch souls."Jorge Luis Borges on Mother Teresa
"When the solution is simple, God is answering."Jorge Luis Borges on Albert Einstein
"While I know myself as a creation of God, I am also obligated to realize and remember that everyone else and everything else are also God's creation."Jorge Luis Borges on Maya Angelou
"Never trust anyone completely but God. Love people, but put your full trust only in God."Jorge Luis Borges on Lawrence Welk
"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."
"Democracy is an abuse of statistics."
"I have always imagined that Paradise will be a kind of library."