Angelus Silesius Quotes (7 quotes)
“There are only a few images that are not forced to provide meaning, or have to go through the filter of a specific idea.”
Photography, or the Writing of Light (2000)
“'But I don't want to go among mad people,' said Alice. 'Oh, you can't help that,' said the cat. 'We're all mad here.'”
Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland (1865)
“Most of the trouble in the world has been caused by folks who can't mind their own business, because they have no business of their own to mind, any more than a smallpox virus has.”
―William S. Burroughs
The Adding Machine: Selected Essays (1985), The Name is Burroughs
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Picture Source: Wikimedia CommonsAngelus Silesius
Born: December 25, 1624
Died: July 9, 1677 (aged 52)
Occupation: Poet, physician, priest
Bio: Angelus Silesius or Johann Angelus Silesius was a German Catholic priest and physician, known for being a mystic and religious poet. Born and raised as a Lutheran, he adopted the name Angelus and the surname Silesius upon converting to Catholicism in 1653.
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