The Garden of Forking Paths
by Jorge Luis Borges
The Garden of Forking Paths Quotes
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Then I reflected that all things happen, happen to one, precisely now. Century follows century, and things happen only in the present. (4)
Literature and Writing Quotes
Yet he abandoned all to make a book and a labyrinth. He gave up all the pleasures of oppression, justice, of a well-stocked bed, of banquets, and even of erudition, and shut himself up in the Pavil...
Fate and Free Will Quotes
It seemed incredible that this day, a day without warnings or omens, might be that of my implacable death. (3)
An Irishman in the service of England, a man suspected of equivocal feelings if not of actual treachery, how could he fail to welcome and seize upon this extraordinary piece of luck: the discovery,...