It is always during a passing state of mind that we make lasting resolutions
Quote by Marcel Proust
Words do not change their meanings so drastically in the course of centuries as, in...
We do not succeed in changing things according to our desire, but gradually our desire...
A powerful idea communicates some of its strength to him who challenges it.
Our passions shape our books. Repose writes them in the intervals.
We must never be afraid to go too far, for truth lies beyond.
Let us be grateful to people who make us happy; they are the charming gardeners...
We are healed from suffering only by experiencing it to the full.
Our intonations contain our philosophy of life, what each of us is constantly telling himself...
Only through art can we emerge from ourselves and know what another person sees
I perceived that to express those impressions, to write that essential book, which is the...
Illness is the doctor to whom we pay most heed; to kindness, to knowledge, we...
We must never be afraid to go too far, for success lies just beyond.
Like many intellectuals, he was incapable of saying a simple thing in a simple way
The only paradise is paradise lost.
It is often hard to bear the tears that we ourselves have caused.
In reality, in love there is a permanent suffering which joy neutralizes, renders virtual, delays,...
Illness is the most heeded of doctors: to goodness and wisdom we only make promises;...
Habit is a second nature which prevents us from knowing the first, of which it...
It is the habit of every aggressor nation to claim that it is acting on...
Good habits, once established are just as hard to break as are bad habits