"Perhaps the mission of those who love mankind is to make people laugh at the truth, to make truth laugh, because the only truth lies in learning to free ourselves from insane passion for the truth."
"I've learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel."Umberto Eco on Maya Angelou
"Education is what remains after one has forgotten what one has learned in school."Umberto Eco on Albert Einstein
"We must learn to live together as brothers or perish together as fools."Umberto Eco on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever."Umberto Eco on Mahatma Gandhi
"Learn to enjoy every minute of your life. Be happy now. Don't wait for something outside of yourself to make you happy in the future. Think how really precious is the time you have to spend, whether it's at work or with your family. Every minute should be enjoyed and savored."Umberto Eco on Earl Nightingale
"Translation is the art of failure."
"Nothing gives a fearful man more courage than another's fear."
"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."