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


I hate cameras. They are so much more sure than I am about everything.

John Steinbeck

Saying what we think gives us a wider conversational range than saying what we know.

Cullen Hightower

Jack was out kissing babies while I was out passing bills. Someone had to tend the store.

Lyndon B. Johnson

Yes, risk-taking is inherently failure-prone. Otherwise, it would be called sure-thing taking.

Tim McMahon

When you first start wearing a turban, probably the most common mistake is wrapping it too tight. You have to allow the head to breathe.

Jack Handey Deep Thoughts »

One of the tests of leadership is the ability to recognize a problem before it becomes an emergency.

Arnold Glasgow »