"Nothing gives a fearful man more courage than another's fear."
"Your time is limited, so don't waste it living someone else's life. Don't be trapped by dogma - which is living with the results of other people's thinking. Don't let the noise of others' opinions drown out your own inner voice. And most important, have the courage to follow your heart and intuition."Umberto Eco on Steve Jobs
"You gain strength, courage, and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face. You are able to say to yourself, 'I lived through this horror. I can take the next thing that comes along.'"Umberto Eco on Eleanor Roosevelt
"I learned that courage was not the absence of fear, but the triumph over it. The brave man is not he who does not feel afraid, but he who conquers that fear."Umberto Eco on Nelson Mandela
"Courage is what it takes to stand up and speak courage is also what it takes to sit down and listen."Umberto Eco on Winston Churchill
"There are no easy answers' but there are simple answers. We must have the courage to do what we know is morally right."Umberto Eco on Ronald Reagan
"Translation is the art of failure."
"We have a limit, a very discouraging, humiliating limit: death."
"The real hero is always a hero by mistake he dreams of being an honest coward like everybody else."
"A dream is a scripture, and many scriptures are nothing but dreams."
"There are more people than you think who want to have a challenging experience, in which they are obliged to reflect about the past."