retrospective quotes - 10 of
Computer science only indicates the retrospective omnipotence of our technologies. In other words, an infinite capacity to process
The university must be retrospective. The gale that gives direction to the vanes on all its towers blows out of antiquity.
Complacency is a state of mind that exists only in retrospective: it has to be shattered before being ascertained.
To live life well is to express life poorly; if one expresses life too well, one is living it no longer.
A special kind of beauty exists which is born in language, of language, and for language.
There is no original truth, only original error.
Ideas are invented only as correctives to the past. Through repeated rectifications of this kind one may hope to disengage an idea
Literary imagination is an aesthetic object offered by a writer to a lover of books.
To feel most beautifully alive means to be reading something beautiful, ready always to apprehend in the flow of language the sudd
Two half philosophers will probably never a whole metaphysician make.
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