Great Throughts Treasury

This site is dedicated to the memory of Dr. Alan William Smolowe who gave birth to the creation of this database.

Antonio Porchia

Italian-born Argentine Typographer, Writer

"Almost always it is the fear of being ourselves that brings us to the mirror."

"In a full heart there is room for everything, and in an empty heart there is room for nothing."

"No one is a light unto himself, not even the sun."

"The confession of one man humbles all."

"A child shows his toy; a man hides his."

"Would there be this eternal seeking if the found existed?"