Primo Quotes

Milan Kundera

There are metaphysical problems, problems of human existence, that philosophy has never known how to ...

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No act is of itself either good or bad. Only its place in the order of things makes it good or bad.

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When I was a little boy in short pants, I dreamed about a miraculous ointment that would make me inv ...

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The worth of a human being lies in the ability to extend oneself, to go outside oneself, to exist in ...

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given the nature of the human couple, the love of a man and a woman is a priori inferior to that whi ...

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The basis of shame is not some personal mistake of ours, but the ignominy, the humiliation we feel t ...

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Graphomania (a mania for writing books) inevitably takes on epidemic proportions when a society deve ...

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Yes, if you're looking for infinity, just close your eyes!

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Yes, it's crazy. Love is either crazy or it's nothing at all.

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Yes, it's a well-known fact about you: you're like death, you take everything.

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It's hard to live with people willing to send you to exile or death. It's hard to become intimate wi ...

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He Kept recalling her lying on his bed; she reminded him of no one in his former life.

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Seeing is limited by two borders: Strong light, which blinds, and total darkness.

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To sit with a dog on a hillside on a glorious afternoon is to be back in Eden, where doing nothing w ...

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The emotion of love gives all of us a misleading illusion of knowing the other.

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