Nothing is so silly as the expression of a man who is being complimented.
Quote by Andre Gide
Andre Gide Quotes
It is easier to lead men to combat, stirring up their passion, than to restrain...
The color of truth is gray.
It is only in adventure that some people succeed in knowing themselves - in finding...
Courage is very important. Like a muscle, it is strengthened by use.
I wished for nothing beyond her smile, and to walk with her thus, hand in...
I owe much to my friends; but, all things considered, it strikes me that I...
The most decisive actions of life are most often unconsidered actions.
It is unthinkable for a Frenchman to arrive at middle age without having syphilis and...
Man cannot discover new oceans unless he has the courage to lose sight of the...
It is good to follow one's own bent, so long as it leads upward.
To read a writer is for me not merely to get an idea of what...
Great authors are admirable in this respect: in every generation they make for disagreement. Through...
Fish die belly upward, and rise to the surface. Its their way of falling.
Complete possession is proved only by giving. All you are unable to give possesses you.
To what a degree the same past can leave different marks - and especially admit...
Understanding is the beginning of approving
There is no prejudice that the work of art does not finally overcome
Be faithful to that which exists within yourself.
Nothing prevents happiness like the memory of happiness.
Sin is whatever obscures the soul.