Enigma Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old enigma quotes, enigma sayings, and enigma proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.


I am a mystery wrapped in an enigma wrapped in a pita. Why the pita? That counts as another mystery.     

Demetri Martin

At once he became an enigma. One side or the other of his nature was perfectly comprehensible; but both sides together were bewildering.     

Jack London

Failure is an enigma. You worry about it, and it teaches you something.     

James Dyson

We shall never resolve the enigma of the relation between the negative foundations of greatness and that greatness itself.     

Jean Baudrillard

I have come to believe that the whole world is an enigma, a harmless enigma that is made terrible by our own mad attempt to interpret it as though it had an underlying truth.     

Umberto Eco

I have always knocked at the door of that wonderful and terrible enigma which is life.     

Eugenio Montale

Enigma isn't difficult, it's impossible.     

Graham Moore

The woman's an enigma wrapped in a grouchy, adorable riddle.     

Dan Fogelman

Is everyone a mystery? Is everyone an enigma? We most certainly are.     

William Arntz

She's an enigma my wife. You can get close to her, but you never quite reach her. She's like a, beautiful ghost.     

Darcey Bell

Life is a mystery. Just accept it.     

Paul Attanasio

Some mysteries aren't meant to be solved.      

Andrew W. Marlowe

I open the door to a new dimension / Sigma enigma / I will create your reality / Believe in me, I am the answer to your questions     

Arien Van Weesnbeek

Ashes to the wind, like shattered days / The enigma, dissolved in the unknown wisdom / Airtight, warmth and cold     

Howling in the Fog

Whisper impossible / Savor the eternal misunderstanding / The dawn of time / The enigma of life / The Enigma!      

Howling in the Fog

Cannot comply much longer to the way my life had been / For once I know the truth, an Enigma within      

Goat of Mendes

You're a silent rage, you're a hurricane / You are everything I cannot see and can't explain / You're an enigma wrapped in a mystery / Everywhere I go, I can't escape Your energy     

Alexander Greenwald

How very enigmatic you are. / If I could be / The me you wanted me to / be you'd see / I'm only scratching at the surface / I'm so much deeper / understand like you an enigma     

Enigmatic

But they're so, so wrong / You are so much more than all of that / You're an enigma and you're so much more than that      

Lighthouse Row

Enigma wrapped in riddle / Your life I belittle / Dignity I'd steal / Now I know how it feels      

Jerry Cantrel

God gives you shelter at heavens shore, / Abandon your thoughts to the mighty. / Into the chapel of holiness, live for the / Sacred empire, engender the Enigma.     

Swano

Each person is an enigma. You're a puzzle not only to yourself but also to everyone else, and the great mystery of our time is how we penetrate this puzzle.     

Theodore Zeldin

The mysterious is always attractive. People will always follow a vail.     

Bede Jarrett

Life has its enigmatic events, that can make it a mystery, or my misery. It all depends on how I view it.     

Anthony Liccione

Mystery is the wine of this universe. It makes us dizzy and makes us feel happy! Man needs enigma so that he can get rid of the dullness of the reality!     

Mehmet Murat ildan

Mystery is at the heart of creativity. That, and surprise.     

Julia Cameron

Man himself is an enigma in motion; his questions never stay asked; whereas the mold, the footprint, and by natural extension, the statue itself, like the vaults, the arches, the temples with which man records his own passing, remain immobile and fix a moment of man's life, upon which one might endlessly meditate.     

Emile Chartier

Paradoxically though it may seem, it is none the less true that life imitates art far more than art imitates life.     

Oscar Wilde

Enigma is really an investment in peace of mind.     

Jim Cantrell

The true mystery of the world is the visible, not the invisible.     

Oscar Wilde

Mystery creates wonder and wonder is the basis of man's desire to understand.     

Neil Armstrong

Every mystery of life has its origin in the heart.     

Hans Urs von Balthasar

This enigma keeps me entangled / On the edge of insanity / Living my / Transient being in / Trance / Wisdom has withered me / Within this warren of confusion     

Patrick Savelkoul

Stay close to me, infinity / Enigma's what we share / But I don't care / You'll be there.     

David Brandes

You rig the enigma can't figure it out / You change the route now you're in doubt      

Eric Barrier

My enigma is / Keeping our secret / Cross my heart / And hope to die / Dream dynamic / So panoramic / When yearning wail / My endless tale      

Buddha

Bond your seducing enigma so immortally with my indigently commercial countenance; that it was / perennially impossible for me to be ever possessed by / any other enigma on this compassionate Universe; for unending more civilizations; yet to evolve     

Nikhil Parekh

Enigma love you swell the heart, / to crush the same when lovers part / But whether love and joy you bring / or bitter pain and Death's cold sting     

Ario William Vitale

For all that suffer release it offers, / But trails forever its own enigma. / A strange alliance with Death unites it, / That all it give Him,--itself excepting!     

Bjørnstjerne Bjørnson

A single shadow of hers instilled so much enigma; that the entire compendium of fairy tales on this earth; unitedly failed to evoke     

Nikhil Parekh

But the trail of mesmerizing enigma on your innocuously budding palms was astoundingly divinely; bestowing upon my staggering / beleaguered footsteps; a / spell of immoral happiness.     

Nikhil Parekh

The enigma of health is just one small example form the range of problems which confront us.     

Hans-Georg Gadamer

In the sacred Mysteries this was expressed by the term Agape. It was a word of signifying the Divine being as love..     

J Todd Ferrier

Nevertheless mystery tends to be defined as a secret beyond human reason, in a religion sense known only by divine revelation.     

Adrienne E. Gavin

A mystery may give rise to many interpretations, it cannot be exhausted by any of them. These ideas, thoughts, and beliefs serve as windows to a higher reality; they speak of--and elicit--a deeper truth within the mind.     

Bottrell

We speak of darkness as the domain of mystery where we are confronted by the unknown.     

Bottrell

This was a world of every mystery--the mystery of time, the mystery of life, the mystery of joy, the mystery of love, the mystery of dreams, and every kind of mystery of the world. It was here taht every mystery began to explain itself, for nothing was left a mystery so that on one would be left confused.     

V. M. Cokanasiga

God conceals, meaning that He doesn't let us know everything that's going on, so that there is some mystery to our lives.     

John Elzinga