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Jorge Luis Borges

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Comprehensive information about Jorge Luis Borges including biographical information, facts, literary works, and more. An Argentine writer who is considered one of the foremost literary figures of the 20th century.. Argentine short-story writer essayist poet and translator This educational Jorge Luis Borges resource has information about the author's life, works, quotations, articles and essays, and more.

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Quote Left The flattery of posterity is not worth much more than contemporary flattery, which is worth nothing. Quote Right
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Quote Left Time is the substance from which I am made. Time is a river which carries me along, but I am the river; it is a tiger that devours me, but I am the tiger; it is a fire that consumes me, but I am the fire. Quote Right
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Quote Left There is a concept which corrupts and upsets all others. I refer not to Evil, whose limited realm is that of ethics; I refer to the infinite. Quote Right
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Quote Left It is known that Whistler when asked how long it took him to paint one of his 'nocturnes' answered: 'All of my life.' With the same rigor he c... Quote Right
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Quote Left Nothing is built on stone; all is built on sand, but we must build as if the sand were stone. Quote Right
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