The best Quotations


Cure yourself of the affliction of caring how you appear to others. concern yourself only with how you appear before god, concern yourself only with the idea that god may have of you.
- Miguel de Unamuno

For it is the suffering flesh, it is suffering, it is death, that lovers perpetuate upon the earth. love is at once the brother, son, and father of death, which is its sister, mother, and daughter. and thus it is that in the depth of love there is a depth
- Miguel de Unamuno

Life is doubt, and faith without doubt is nothing but death.
- Miguel de Unamuno

Man dies of cold, not of darkness.
- Miguel de Unamuno

Science is a cemetery of dead ideas.
- Miguel de Unamuno

That which the fascists hate above all else, is intelligence.
- Miguel de Unamuno

The only way to give finality to the world is to give it consciousness.
- Miguel de Unamuno

The skeptic does not mean him who doubts, but him who investigates or researches, as opposed to him who asserts and thinks that he has found.
- Miguel de Unamuno

There is no true love save in suffering, and in this world we have to choose either love, which is suffering, or happiness. man is the more man - that is, the more divine - the greater his capacity for suffering, or rather, for anguish.
- Miguel de Unamuno

To fall into a habit is to begin to cease to be.
- Miguel de Unamuno

To love with the spirit is to pity, and he who pities most loves most.
- Miguel de Unamuno

We need god, not in order to understand the why, but in order to feel and sustain the ultimate wherefore, to give a meaning to the universe.
- Miguel de Unamuno

When a thing is said to be not worth refuting you may be sure that either it is flagrantly stupid - in which case all comment is superfluous - or it is something formidable, the very crux of the problem.
- Miguel de Unamuno


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Quotation The petty economies of the rich are just as amazing as the silly extravagances of the poor. - writer
Quotation What childishness is it that while there's breath of life in our bodies, we are determined to rush to see the sun the other way around? - writer
Quotation Crime and bad lives are the measure of a State's failure, all crime in the end is the crime of the community. - writer
Quotation Dying is a very dull, dreary affair. And my advice to you is to have nothing whatever to do with it. - writer
Quotation Nothing that grieves us can be called little: by the eternal laws of proportion a child's loss of a doll and a king's loss of a crown are events of the same size. - writer
Quotation Before everyone stands a image of what he ought to be. So long as he is not that his peace is not complete. - writer