Like many intellectuals he was incapable of saying a simple thing in a simple way.
It is old age rather than death that is to be contrasted with life. Old age is life's parody whereas death transforms life into a destiny: in a way it preserves it by giving it the absolute dimension. Death does away with time.
The most mediocre of males feels himself a demigod as compared with women.
The two most misused words in the entire English vocabulary are love and...