Jorge Luis Borges (b. August 24): “It is a tiger that devours me, but I am the tiger.”

24 Aug

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“Time is the substance from which I am made. Time is a river which carries me along, but I am the river; it is a tiger that devours me, but I am the tiger; it is a fire that consumes me, but I am the fire.”

~ Jorge Luis Borges, b. 24 August 1899

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