Quotes by Georges Bataille

Literature ... is the rediscovery of childhood.

Georges Bataille

The essence of morality is a questioning about morality and the decisive move of human life is to use ceaselessly all light to look for the origin of the opposition between good and evil.

Georges Bataille

Other Great Authors

The ultimate leader is one who is willing to develop people to the point that they eventually surpass him or her in knowledge and ability.

Fred A. Manske, Jr.

You may delay, but time will not.

Benjamin Franklin

Not knowing when the dawn will come, I open every door.

Emily Elizabeth Dickinson

Silence is one great art of conversation.


If your morals make you dreary, depend on it , they are wrong.

Robert Louis Stephenson »

Getting my lifelong weight struggle under control has come from a process of treating myself as well as I treat others in every way.

Oprah Winfrey, O Magazine, August 2004 »