By the time a philospher answers a question weve usually forgotten what was asked.
Quote by Andre Gide
The color of truth is gray.
Complete possession is proved only by giving. All you are unable to give possesses you.
Art begins with resistance-at the point where resistance is overcome. No human masterpiece has ever...
Sin is whatever obscures the soul.
There is no prejudice that the work of art does not finally overcome
Man is more interesting than men. God made him and not them in his image....
Work and struggle and never accept an evil that you can change.
It is with noble sentiments that bad literature gets written
It is easier to lead men to combat, stirring up their passion, than to restrain...
Too chaste a youth leads to a dissolute old age.
It is better to be hated for what you are than to be loved for...
Only those things are beautiful which are inspired by madness and written by reason.
Great authors are admirable in this respect: in every generation they make for disagreement. Through...
Be faithful to that which exists within yourself.
Art is the collaboration between God and the artist, and the less the artist does...
Old hands soil, it seems, whatever they caress, but they too have their beauty when...
There are very few monsters who warrant the fear we have of them.
God depends on us. It is through us that God is achieved.
It is good to follow one's own bent, so long as it leads upward.
Fish die belly upward, and rise to the surface. Its their way of falling.