Octavio Paz Quotes (112 quotes)
Selected Poems (1984 edition), New Directions Publishing - ISBN: 9780811208994
“Man does not speak because he thinks; he thinks because he speaks. Or rather, speaking is no different than thinking: to speak is to think.”
Alternating Current (1973 edition), Arcade Publishing - ISBN: 9781559701365
“Solitude is the profoundest fact of the human condition. Man is the only being who knows he is alone.”
The Labyrinth of Solitude
Alternating Current (1967)
The Monkey Grammarian (1974)
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Picture Source: WikipediaOctavio Paz
Born: March 31, 1914
Died: April 19, 1998 (aged 84)
Occupation: Poet, writer, diplomat
Bio: Octavio Paz Lozano was a Mexican writer, poet, and diplomat, and the winner of the 1982 Neustadt International Prize for Literature and the 1990 Nobel Prize for Literature.