Umberto Eco

Umberto Eco

Italian scientist, philosopher, historian and medievalist, an expert on semiotics, literary critic, writer.
Only an unhinged movie survives as a disconnected series of images, of peaks, of visual icebergs. It should display not one central idea but many. It should not reveal a coherent philosophy of composition. It must live on, and because of, its glorious ricketiness.More Umberto Eco quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
You’ll come back To me . . . It’s written in the stars, you see, you’ll come back. You’ll come back, it’s a fact that I am strong because I do believe in you.More Umberto Eco quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I discovered ... that a novel has nothing to do with words in the first instance. Writing a novel is a cosmological matter, like the story told by Genesis (we all have to choose our role models, as Woody Allen puts it).More Umberto Eco quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
To survive, you must tell stories.More Umberto Eco quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The wise man does not discriminate; he gathers all the shreds of light, from wherever they may come...More Umberto Eco quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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