Home
logo
English German French
language
Milan Kundera

Quote of Milan Kundera - Metaphors are dangerous. Love begins with...


Biography - Milan Kundera:

Czech-born French writer.
Born: 1929
Period:
21st century
20th century
Place of birth: Czech Republic
Czech Republic

Metaphors are dangerous. Love begins with a metaphor. Which is to say, love begins at the point when a woman enters her first word into our poetic memory.




See also 

See also...






Quotes for: love


Quotes

Quotes about love:


Where love rules, there is no will to power and where power predominates, there love is lacking. The one is the shadow of the other.
facebook twitter linkedin



View quote

To live means to love, but above all, to love life.
facebook twitter linkedin



View quote

Love, love, all the rest is nothing.
facebook twitter linkedin



View quote

Intelligence has value only in the service of love.
facebook twitter linkedin



View quote

There is always some madness in love. But there is also always some reason in madness.
facebook twitter linkedin



View quote

Love, and do what you will.
facebook twitter linkedin



View quote







Quotes for: word


Quotes

Quotes for: word


One word and all is saved
One word and all is lost.

facebook twitter linkedin



View quote

The word flies and cannot be recalled.
facebook twitter linkedin



View quote

The meaning of a word is its use in the language.
facebook twitter linkedin



View quote

Where words fail, music speaks.
facebook twitter linkedin



View quote

Words make love.
facebook twitter linkedin



View quote

What's in a name? that which we call a rose
By any other name would smell as sweet;

facebook twitter linkedin



View quote







Quotes

Milan Kundera also said...


The source of fear is in the future, and a person freed of the future has nothing to fear.
facebook twitter linkedin




View quote
Great novels are always a little more intelligent than their authors.
facebook twitter linkedin




View quote
We can never know what to want, because, living only one life, we can neither compare it with our previous lives nor perfect it in our lives to comes.
facebook twitter linkedin




View quote
What we have not chosen we cannot consider either our merit or our failure.
facebook twitter linkedin




View quote
To sit with a dog on a hillside on a glorious afternoon is to be back in Eden, where doing nothing was not boring - it was peace.
facebook twitter linkedin




View quote
The sound of laughter is like the vaulted dome of a temple of happiness.
facebook twitter linkedin




View quote







info   A quotation is a statement taken out of its context. Therefore, it is necessary to place any quotation within its author's work and its historical, geographical or philosophical context in order to fully understand its meaning. | The quotations stated on this site express their authors' opinion and do not reflect that of Buboquote.com


info   Image attribution:  title, author, license and source of the original file on Wikipedia. Modifications: changes have been made from the original file (cropping, resizing, renaming and color change).



logo

 Subscribe to the quote of the day email

Subscribe to the Quote of the Day to receive a quote every day in your inbox. It is spam-free and you can unsubscribe at any time. Subscribe to the quote of the day email