No one can be profoundly original who does not avoid eccentricity.
Quote by Andre Maurois
Andre Maurois Quotes
Modesty and unselfishness: These are the virtues which men praise, and pass by
Self-pity comes so naturally to all of us. The most solid happiness can be shaken...
Business is a combination of war and sport.
All of us, from time to time, need a plunge into freedom and novelty, after...
Conversation would be vastly improved by the constant use of four simple words: I do...
A marriage without conflicts is almost as inconceivable as a nation without crises.
The most important quality in a leader is that of being acknowledged as such. All...
Growing old is no more than a bad habit which a busy person has no...
An artist must be a reactionary. He has to stand out against the tenor of...
A successful marriage is an edifice that must be rebuilt every day.
The effectiveness of work increases according to geometric progression if there are no interruptions.
Smile, for everyone lacks self-confidence and more than any other one thing a smile reassures...
The difficult part in an argument is not to defend one's opinion but rather to...
In literature as in love, we are astonished at what is chosen by others.
We owe to the Middle Ages the two worst inventions of humanity - romantic love...
In literature, as in love, we are astonished at the choice made by other people
The first recipe for happiness is: Avoid too lengthy meditation on the past.
Through meditation and by giving full attention to one thing at a time, we can...
Meditation is such a more substantial reality than what we normally take to be reality.
If you want to find God, hang out in the space between your thoughts.