Jorge Luis Borges On Time

Jorge Luis Borges (August 24, 1899 – June 14, 1986) Time is the substance I am made of. Time is a river which sweeps me along, but I am the river; it is a tiger which destroys me, but I am the tiger; it is a fire which consumes me, but I am the fire.

Hannah Arendt On Meaning And Truth

Hannah Arendt (October 14, 1906 – December 04, 1975) The need of reason is not inspired by the quest for truth but by the quest for meaning. And truth and meaning are not the same. The basic fallacy, taking precedence over all specific metaphysical fallacies, is to interpret meaning on the model of truth.